Photgraphic Technique Challenge - Single Light Source

by Larry Nelson August. 03, 2012 3033 views

I didn't read the challenge very well - thus no “Dutch angle” or any other angle. Changing the placement of the single light source was interesting nontheless.

Others participating in the challenge are here. [photoblog.com]

Light source high in front.

Light source left darkens the far side of the man's face.

Light source directly above darkens the man's face - looks sinister!

Light source on opposite side gives a little light to the man's face, but illuminates the child's face wonderfully!

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Brenda Nelson 5 years, 2 months ago

Because this is such a special statue to us, I love them all, but my favorite is the last one with the light on the child's upturned face. Beautiful set, Hon.

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Evalizette Hansson Nordstrã¶M 5 years, 2 months ago

Love the light here :)

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Chossid 5 years, 2 months ago

Nice experiment!

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Tomie Poodle 5 years, 2 months ago

well done!

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Jacki 5 years, 2 months ago

It is interesting how moving the light source changed the way they looked... no idea what Dutch Angle is either!

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Moira 5 years, 2 months ago

Nice sculpture you used for the light example .
The first thing I was taught at my art class was where the light comes from and the shadows it creates .

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Dan Ravasio 5 years, 2 months ago

Great illustrations Larry - great subject to use as well.

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Sã©Rgio 5 years, 2 months ago

good work

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Mark 5 years, 2 months ago

I do like the different look each light angle gives for the shots!

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