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Light It, Shoot It, Retouch It: Learn Step by Step How to Go from Empty Studio to Finished Image by Scott Kelby

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Chapter Five: 1-Light Ring Flash Setup

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Using Ring Flash for Fashion Lighting

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The Setup

This is just a one-light setup, using a ring flash connected to a battery pack (perfect for location work). Ring flashes have become really popular with fashion photographers, because they produce a very punchy, shadowless look on your subject’s face (however, part of the trademark look is the shadow they create behind your subject). The ring flash fits right around the camera lens and sends out a wide angle of light. The key is to put your subject very close ...

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