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Birthday cake with "lighting by Clive"
« on: February 24, 2009, 12:22:38 AM »
Myself and my wife made this (pretty awesome) cake for my daughter's 1st birthday. Remembering one of Clive's lighting tips I positioned a desk lamp (the sole light source) off to the left, spot metered and you can see the effect:



And with a small reflector on the right to lift the shadows:



And, for comparison, here's with the flash



and with all the lights on (WB unadjusted):



I thought the comparisons would be useful to illustrate how a simple lighting setup (1xdesk lamp, 1xwhite reflector) can work.
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