Schemi di luci
Complex, Three-light Setup
To front-light his portrait of the rock band Pierce the Veil, Adam Elmakias used an Alien Bees B1600 monolight inside a 7-foot Photoflex Octodome softbox (A). He side- and backlit the musicians with two Alien Bees B800 monolights inside 47-inch (B) and 35-inch (C) foldable Paul C. Buff octoboxes. The side light (B) eliminated shadows on the subjects’ shoulders, while the backlight (C) rimlit the group, making it easier for Elmakias to extract them from the background in post.
Camera Tips and Tricks
Clay Cook I've found that starting with one large light source is a good start. Create the ambiance then add drama. Canon 5D Mark III 70mm (24-70mm f/2.8L II) 1/160 f/14 ISO 160 Ambient Key: Profoto D1 | 9.0 Power | 6x6' Lastolie Skylight Rapid | 60" Photek Softlighter Kick: Paul C Buff Alien Bee B800 | 1/1 Power | 10x36" Stripbox w/Grid Fill(Behind Camera): Profoto D1 | 4.0 Power | 65" Profoto Deep White Extra Large Umbrella Background: Oliphant studios