Lighting Techniques

How I Got That Shot: Mixing Light Sources to Mimic Sunlight

December 24, 2015

By Holly Stuart Hughes


For an Architectural Digest shoot, Sang An wanted to create the feeling of light streaming through floor-to-ceiling windows, giving the space a “loft-like feel,” he says. 

CLIENT: Architectural Digest PHOTO DIRECTOR: Michael Shome “Every time I do a photo shoot, I want to know where the light is coming from, and what time it is,” says photographer Sang An. Any photographer working with natural light could say the same, but An, who shoots still lifes, food and interiors, is typically shooting in the studio and the...

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