A mix of theory and practical applications, Placing Shadows covers the physical properties of light and the selection of proper instruments for the best possible effect. For the student, advanced amateur, and pros trying to enhance the look of their productions, this book examines the fundamentals and is also a solid reference for tips on better performance.

chapter 6|24 pages

Terms and Tips: Control Yourself

chapter 7|16 pages

Basic Lighting Setups: Where Do They Go?

chapter 8|8 pages

Avoiding Problems: Be Prepared

chapter 9|18 pages

Location Lighting: Battling the Elements

chapter 10|14 pages

Studio Lighting: The Good Life

chapter 11|16 pages

Future Directions: Watts New?

chapter 13|26 pages

Glossary, Terms and Tips: Control Yourself