Film Noir Photography

November 25, 2020
Film Noir Photography

Covers the equipment needed, including the cameras, lenses, andthe accessories that are essential to creating high-quality filmnoir images. Explores the type of images that are classed as filmnoir, and the difference between the film noir look and standardblack and white portraits. Shares tips and tricks to improve yourimages, keep your costs down, and make your lighting set-ups easy.Guides you through lighting set-ups in detail, especiallyspeedlights and studio flash heads. Recreates some classic filmnoir images and ideas, and explains the main components ofchiaroscuro light (quantity, quality, color, and direction).Explains how to shoot film noir images inside, covering lighting,setting ideas, and potential set-ups, then moves outside onlocation. Advises how to finish your images in a digital darkroomand achieve a true film noir look.