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Instructor Levi Sim


Learn to control light so you can make a great portrait any time and anywhere. This course covers essential lighting principles and strategies and shows how you can use just one light source to take dramatic portraits, business headshots, and family photos. Discover ten different styles that can be accomplished using only one light, and find out how to incorporate simple and inexpensive light-modification tools. This video is available for FREE. Upgrade now and access all the classes. Anytime. Anywhere.


1. Welcome 1:20
2. What Tools I'll Demonstrate 1:08
3. Principles of Portrait Lighting 8:32
4. Making Soft Light 8:16
5. Five Lighting Patterns 18:51
6. Making & Finding Directional Light 3:29
7. Ten Portraits with One Light 16:09
8. Wrap Up 1:11
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Levi Sim
Just like you, I’m passionate about my family and my work. You’re working hard to make your business stronger. You’re working hard to make your life better. The things that drive you are your passion for your family, your work and your life. We’re alike that way which is why I’m here to help you. My passion is making photographs that help tell your story. I want to make photographs that help you share your passion with the world. I want people to see you the way I see you. I know when they see your passion for life they will support you, too. Your business impacts a very important part of your world - your family. I feel the same way, and I’m thrilled to be able to help your business AND your family to thrive. I’m excited to have this opportunity to work with you and create images that help reveal your passion and define your goals to our community.