Tag: portrait

Headshot portrait in “chiaroscuro” style

Simple light scheme for a chiaroscuro headshot

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Hard light for beauty?

It is often taught that soft light is the prime choice for beauty shots and to conceal skin flaws. Actually, the very opposite may be true, especially if combined with (again, counterintuitively) high-contrast post-processing.

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