Light that casts a dark shadow. Examples include the sun, a spotlight, or sometimes window lighting.
Light that casts no shadow. Examples include shade and fluorescent classroom lighting.
Light that casts a soft shadow. Examples include reflected light and sometimes window lighting.
A piece of colored cardboard used to bounce light into shadow areas.
Directional light creates...
greater volume, texture, (rough and tough)
Diffused light creates...
flattens volume, softens surfaces (delicate and soft)
What is the most important element of light?
What light position will flatten volume and texture?
What light position will exaggerate volume and texture?
What position of light will create a silhouette?