Learning about the theory and science behind lighting can really help you to become a better photographer. Light, after all, is the foundation of photography, so knowing how to use it effectively is critical.
In this video tutorial from my course A Photographer’s Guide to Light, you will learn about direct reflections and see how they work in lighting and photography.
Watch the Full Course
The full course, A Photographer’s Guide to Light, teaches you about many different aspects of light. You’ll learn about:
- visible light and the electromagnetic spectrum
- the three most important qualities of light for photographers
- how light interacts with matter
By the end of the course, you will have learned a lot about light, and this will help you to control light, to predict what it’s going to do, and to translate your ideas into fantastic-looking images.