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Creating a Photo of a Light Bulb Powered by the Mind

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Today, we'll use some simple compositing techniques to create a image of a person holding a lightbulb. The light bulb appears to be disconnected from electricity and therefore powered by the person holding it. We are going to break it down for you, so you can get a very realistic final result.

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Equipment and Props

  • DSLR Camera
  • Tripod
  • Black backdrop
  • Light bulb
  • Simple light socket with cord
  • A Model
  • Photoshop

Watch the Video


If you'd like to work along with me, download the project files! Thoughts or questions? Leave a comment below.

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