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The quality of light

The quality of light

Characteristics of Light In the first article of this series, we examined the Color Temperature of light. As we saw, our camera’s white balance settings can help balance it. In this article, we are going to explore the quality of light, or its hardness/softness but also its contrast. The Quality of Light Is there something we could call lousy light or good light for that matter? Can you compare different forms of light in the same way you would compare

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Color Temperature

Color Temperature

Characteristics of Light   In this article series, we will have a closer look at the characteristics of light. Since photography is a way of painting with light, it is important to understand these attributes to make the most of them. The five main characteristics are:
 Color Temperature Direction Intensity Contrast Hardness/Softness Today we’ll be looking into the color temperature of light. What is the color temperature of light?
 The temperature of light has nothing to do with how warm

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