Soft Skills: Photo exercise for mastering the softness of light
You may not always have access to modifiers in different sizes, but you will pretty much always be able to control the distance between your subject and your light source.
That’s the reason why our friend Michael Zelbel suggests to exercise using your modifier at various, defined distances and compare the results. By practicing this, you will be able to master light and consciously shoot photographs with the right lighting attitude.
Video from Good Light! Magazine Issue 06: www.goodlightmag.com/magazine