Creating Impactful Studio Portraits
Create Impactful Studio Portraits with Sal Cincotta
Watch this live unscripted photoshoot with Sal as he puts together 3 different lighting situations step-by-step.
In this course, Sal will cover 3 different lighting techniques that you can use to create impactful studio portraits for your clients. During this session, you will watch Sal set up lights, take Q&A, explain the why behind what he is doing, show you how to use a light meter, and more. In addition, you will see images right out of camera while he is shooting tethered.
About this course
watch the photo shoot in real time
Lighting will undoubedly shape your final images. See how Sal uses studio strobes to create soft natural looking light.
Camera | Canon 5DM4
Lens | Canon 85mm 1.2
Lens | Canon 100mm 2.8
Lens | Canon 24-70 2.8
Lighting | Profoto B1 x3
Lighting Modifiers | Profoto 5ft Octa Box
Lighting Modifiers | Westcott Eyelighter
Stands | Profoto Lightstands & Avenger Baby Stand
Backdrop | Oliphant Studios
Trigger | Profoto Canon TTL
Light Meter | Sekonic L-478
There are 3 different set ups Sal will be using during this shoot.
First set-up is a 5ft Profoto Octa-Box with a Profoto B1 and a Westcott Eye-lighter
Second lighting set-up is a Profoto White Beauty Dish with a Profoto B1 and a Profoto B1 with a 20 degree grid for a kicker light. Bonus shot added red gel.
Third lighting set-up will be a Profoto B1 with 5ft Octa-Box, a Profoto B1 and a 20 degree grid for a kicker light, and a Profoto B1 w 20 degree grid for backdrop light.