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Light Painting: Understand the Angle of Incidence

3/08/2017 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments

Light Painting: Understanding the Angle of Incidence
Image ©Harold Ross
This short video discusses one of the six lighting principles Harold Ross teaches during his light painting workshops. This principle is: The Angle of Reflection is Equal to the Angle of Incidence.

The video demonstrates that changing the angle of the light is sometimes needed to achieve certain reflections.

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About Harold Ross:

I’ve been a full time photographer for over 35 years. For almost 30 of those years, virtually all of my photographs have been made using the specialized technique of light painting* (I actually like to refer to this technique as “Sculpting with Light”).  I’m intrigued by the way in which my subjects take on a sense of “hyper-reality”, brought on by the nature of unnatural light. Let's Get Connected:

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