Beautiful photographs depend on beautiful light.
In this video one of the modern lighting masters shows how to make great bokeh. Using a simple experiment with various lenses and apertures, you can see how its done. Then, he does some great street photography. Finally, he gives you some creative ideas. You can do creative thinking for doing your own bokeh shoot.
Creating Bokeh: A Lighting Tutorial
From Jay P. Morgan. TheSlantedLens
Points to remember
In the video Jay P. Morgan identified four important points about making bokeh. They were…
- Get as close to the subject as you can
- Get as far away from the background lights as possible
- Keep the aperture wide open
- Shoot small light sources
These valuable points are really all you need to remember to make your own beautiful bokeh images.
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