with Scott Kelby
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Lighting Portraits on Location
with Scott Kelby
Take your location lighting to the next level with Scott Kelby! In this KelbyOne Community inspired class, Scott gives you more of what you have been asking for, which is demonstrating a variety of lighting setups you can use on location. Whether you are shooting with strobes or speedlights, you’ll be able to learn the camera settings and lighting placement needed to recreate these awesome looks. Scott starts off the class with a discussion of gear and settings, and then he’s off doing shoot after shoot in a variety of locations with both male and female subjects. By the end of the class you’ll be ready to light your next portrait session in new ways. BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: On Location Settings (free course preview)
Scott introduces the class and discusses what will be covered in the lessons that follow.
lesson 2: First Shoot with Beauty Dish
Arriving on the first location, Scott goes through his lighting setup using a beauty dish with a male model.
lesson 3: Run and Gun Shoot
With the light mounted on a painter’s pole, Scott demonstrates how you can quickly set up and shoot with a very portable solution.
lesson 4: Dramatic Portrait
Moving on to a new location, Scott uses a portable backdrop and places a grid on the beauty dish to create a dramatic portrait. Scott wraps up the lesson with a quick jump into Lightroom to complete the photo.
lesson 5: Wide Lens Portrait
In this lesson Scott demonstrates how you can shoot a portrait with an ultra wide lens.
lesson 6: Two Light Setup
Moving to a new location and bringing in a new model.
lesson 7: High Speed Sync
When shooting against the bright sun you can utilize the high speed sync function of your flash to darken down the background.
lesson 8: Headshot on Location
Scott demonstrates how to quickly shoot a headshot on location.
lesson 9: Lighting From Overhead
In this lighting set up, Scott uses a large umbrella held above the subject’s head.
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meet  Scott Kelby
Scott is the President and CEO of KelbyOne, is also the original "Photoshop Guy", is the editor and publisher of Photoshop User Magazine, Conference Technical Chair for the Photoshop World Conference, Training Director and instructor for KelbyOne Live Seminars, and author of a string of bestselling technology and photography books.
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