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Activity 4: Lighting a character

Return to your live action set but now swap out the orange for a toy character
Now try lighting your character in at least two different ways
  • Can you get them to cast a long shadow or look mysterious?
  • Can you light the character to look scary?
  • Can you light the character to look flat (no sharp shadows)?
If you change the color of the light on the character how does that impact your scene?
Remember to take pictures so that you can compare how your character looks under your various lighting setups. Give your images a name.
Optional idea: Try taking your set outside and looking at it in the sunlight. Try rotating your set to get the sun to come in from different directions. Observe how those various sun positions affect your character.

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