What does a subject look like when it’s lit by a Keno Flo, Ice Light, or Par Can—or a 24mm, 50mm, or 135mm—or with different colored gels?
Knowing how different lights and lenses affect a subject takes a lot of time and experience using different camera and lighting equipment. However, if you watch this video from Film Riot, you can at least get a pretty good idea of it. Ryan Connolly tests a bunch of different kinds of lighting units, as well gels, diffusion, lenses, and light angles to see how they change the look of a subject’s face. Check it out below!