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Wrapped Up - Complimenting the Image

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In this live demonstration Mark demonstrates his approach for using colour and material to compliment an image.

Bringing in materials, backgrounds and colours can make or break an image; Mark demonstrates his approach for complimenting an image with colour, material and backgrounds. Starting with a colour Mark demonstrates how he works with coloured background to compliment a client’s outfit, covering colour choice, lighting and posing. Moving on Mark wraps the client in material demonstrating key technique to positioning the material to compliment a client and not become a distraction. To finish off Mark brings together both coloured material with a coloured background, This time he demonstrates how to create a coloured background with gels, allowing you to transform a plain white background into a range of colours.

Equipment: Canon 5D mkiii, Canon 24-105mm f4, Canon 85mm f1.8, Canon 50mm f1.8, Elinchrom ELC 500, Elinchrom D-Lite 4, Elinchrom D-Lite One, Elinchrom Rotalux Softbox Deep Octa 70cm, Elinchrom Portalite Octa, Elinchrom Minispot, Elinchrom Skyport, Sekonic Light Meter, Lastolite Hi Lite, Lastolite Paper Background, Lastolite TriGrip Reflector, TetherTools TetherPro USB Cable, TetherTools Jerkstopper,

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