From the Inside Flap
This unique guide to professional lighting techniques showcases and
gives insight into the work of contemporary top-class photographers from
all over the world.
Although a vast range and diversity of work is on display, the key
element in each shot is the lighting. For every features photograph, the
lighting set-up is illustrated by helpful diagrams, along with expert
explanations and advice on potential problems that might arise, with
From the Back Cover
"How do you create a sexy image? How do you capture a person's
character? Well, 'Photographing People shows you how... If you want a
source of reference to bring your pictures to life, get this book.
"You can use this to learn the intricacies of portrait photography
without having to read reams of boring text. Just look at a photo that
inspires and follow the lighting diagram to do the same using your own
kit and model. Great value."
This dynamic, inspiring, and comprehensive showcase of professional
lighting techniques features exciting and innovative work from
photographers around the world, explaining the lighting set-ups that are
essential to their success.
Covering the genres of portraits, fashion photography, and glamor
photography, this book is a unique source of information and inspiration
for the keen amateur and the established professional alike.
* Explains the lighting set-ups behind top class photography
* Each photograph is accompanied by diagrams showing how the set-up
* Includes a directory of photographers, an excellent resource for art
directors and designers
About the Author
Roger Hicks and Frances Schultz are writers and photographers who have
collaborated on several books.
Alex Larg trained in photography, film and video and has worked on
commercials, films and television productions as well as in the field of
Jane Wood is an editor and writer of educational and academic books