Lighting Techniques

How I Got That Shot: Versatile Beauty Lighting

May 25, 2016

By Holly Stuart Hughes


For a shoot for Sunday Riley skin care, Mark Leibowitz created a strip of lights on each side of the model using Profoto heads bounced into V-flats, providing more spread than regular strip lights.

CLIENT: Sunday Riley Skin Care CREATIVES: Sophie Vaucher, Addison Cain; Sunday Riley, owner Clients call on Los Angeles-based photographer Mark Leibowitz to shoot both fashion photography and portraiture, often with a crisp, dramatic look. He regularly applies the technique and style he’s refined in one genre to another. “I think that the idea of controlled, dramatic lighting is relevant across...

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