This is an image done by using low-key lighting in color,it differences from other images because is not in black and white. like when you think of the mood you want to give out,for me black and white is more intense even sinister.The color makes it look like is overwhelmed with happy emotions. I like the effect of the technique which is Chiaroscuro. I love low key mages whether is in black and white or in color since both express different emotions .
"And then we begin to act and behave in ways, consciously or unconsciously, that will leave others with the thoughts, feelings, and impressions we believe will bring us their love, respect, or pity - until that one day when the walls come crumbling down." - Debbie Ford, The Shadow Effect
1. The pictures in this article were shot on recent studion lighting workshops in 2011. They are previously unpublished and I wanted to share them with you. This shot is lit with just one light! How did I do that? Have a think.
Low Key Lighting is a lot of fun and creates portraits with great visual impact. Here’s a great example by AP Photographie. The image was taken with a Canon 5D Mark II + Canon 85mm f/1.8 (ISO100 – f/10 – 1/160e) The Light was a Elinchrom D-Lite RX4 / Rotalux 135cm. Read more about Low …