What You'll Learn
Take a deep-dive into lighting -- from the basics to advanced techniques.
1 segment. Meet your instructor, Mark Wallace, and find out what you'll learn during this 15-hour intensive.
4 segments. Mark teaches the science of light and how light behaves in different settings. You'll also learn the language pros use to talk about lighting.
Working with Light
6 segments. The basics of working with light, both natural and artificial. Learn how to manipulate light to make your photos exactly how you envisioned, every time.
4 segments. Mark teaches how to shoot with constant light in a studio setting. Join Mark on two sample shoots.
6 segments. Learn techniques such as flash photography, bouncing speedlights, and using studio strobes.
Mark's Secret Canon Setup
1 segment. Mark reveals his secret setup that guarantees beautiful, balanced lighting.
Techniques: Part 2
8 segments. Mark teaches some more advanced techniques. Learn how to work with multiple lights, zone lighting, and the law of reflection. This section includes two more on-location shoots.
2 segments. Learn what a histogram is, how to read it, and what it tells you about the light in your photo.
1 segment. Mark wraps up the lesson with some final thoughts and overall wisdom. You're ready to use light like a master.
Get more out of this course with a gear list "cheatsheet," a basic lighting setup guide, and a PDF copy of the presentation Mark uses in this lesson.
Mark provides a cheatsheet guide to all the gear he recommends.
Basic Lighting Setup Guide
A diagram of a basic lighting setup for you to utilize on your first shoot.
Mark provides a full PDF copy of the slideshow presentation he uses in this course.