Dance Photography Lighting

In this video, Rachel discusses what makes for successful lighting in Dance Photography and how to achieve your intended results.

Dance Photography Lighting

Tutorial Description

How did you light that? This is one of the most common questions that we get from photographers who follow my work. With more than 15 years of experience across various sectors in photography, including commercial, table top and portrait industry, I have molded and refined the perfect lighting for dance photography and dancer’s bodies. In this video, I share some of my secrets for what you need to know!

In this video, we discuss:

  • Lighting Specs
  • Flash Duration
  • Mono head vs Power pack
  • Qualities of Light (our top 3: Specular, Diffused, Directional)
  • Tips on Planning
    **Lighting Patters: Examples with Dancers

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