Food Photography

13 years 7 months ago #8178 by razz
Was is the best set up to use when shooting pictures of food? What is the best lighting, etc..:)


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13 years 7 months ago #8210 by rgold1963
It really depends on the actual subject as to the quality of light you want to use. As far as positioning of the lighting, make sure you keep your key light between 90 and 180 degrees from the camera. In other words, DON'T frontlight your subject! Use a reflector to bounce some fill light back onto the front of the subject but you want to keep some shadows so adjust the distance accordingly.
There are books as well as classes on the subject so search the internet for lots of information.


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