Lighting Still Life

Rodrick Bond

Essential Skills

  • A knowledge and understanding of the application of studio lighting to still life subjects.
  • An understanding of the practical use of light to create contrast, dimension and mood.
  • Through study, observation and pre-production an understanding of the resources and skills required to produce photographic images.
  • To develop ideas and produce references containing visual information gathered in completing the assignments.
  • To produce color images to the highest standard.


The assignments are written with the assumption that the aspiring photographer has a limited knowledge of the practical ...

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