Lighting and directing: The magician

Learn the secrets of lighting and direction in this promotional shoot.

Watch Gina as she lights, poses and directs a magician for a promotional image for the “Heroes” campaign for Benetas.

In this tutorial, Gina will show you:

  • How to find simple backgrounds that complement a portrait
  • How to balance daylight with flash
  • How to work with softboxes and grids to control light
  • How to give direction when working with models
  • How to work with props to add life to an image.

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How to direct and pose like a pro

About Gina

About Gina

Gina Milicia is one of the most widely known and respected photographers in Australia. She is the master of capturing that ‘magical moment’... READ MORE

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