When it comes to portrait photography, you often see results that are really quite similar. Softboxes are a go-to modifier and the aim is either Butterfly, Loop or Rembrandt lighting. But with a little creativity (and the right knowledge), the possibilities are endless. Check out our blog all about four light setups (we have 3 light, 2 light and 1 light setups too!) we've got some handy lighting diagrams too.
For even, glowing light on the model Clamshell lighting Clamshell lighting can be used to illuminate the subject by using two frontal light sources in order to minimize shadows and create a glowing effect.
When it comes to portrait photography, whether you’re using one light or four, you can get some fantastic results just with a little creativity and the right knowledge. Get a little help with our two light portraiture classes and useful lighting setups and diagrams for two light portraits.