Cinematic Photography

Narrative Photographs Narrative photographs are those that invoke a story for the viewer. Unlike ...

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Light is Emotion

As photographers we are told and come to understand, to some extent, that “photography is about ...

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Creating a Cinematic Photograph

This week I’ll cover why and how we created the photograph from last week’s post in terms of ...

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Basic Equipment – Shaping Light

In shaping light within a photograph there are a number of tools we can use. Our main concern in ...

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Creating a Series of Photographs

I have begun working on a concept for a new series of images to explore cinematic photography’s ...

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Cinematic Photography Lights – A Start

This week we are discussing what lights are needed in order to create cinematic photographs. We ...

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Cinematic Photography – Dissecting a Scene – Neon Demon

A great exercise for learning how to create a cinematic aesthetic in your photography is to ...

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Cinematic Lighting – Still Life

Cinematic lighting can be used in more than just character and portrait photographs. This week we ...

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Comparing Cinematic and Photographic Lighting Part 3

This is the third and final post related to the two photographs we created - one using cinematic ...

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