• An Animated Introduction to Social Science
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    An Animated Introduction to Social Science

    All right. If we’re all settled? Yes? Good. Welcome. We are the Social Science department. Now, I’ll get right to it. The question on everyone’s mind: “Just what the heck is social science?” Well, let me try to explain. Social, as in society, as in human beings. Science, as in the facts, the systematic study of a thing, the pursuit of its true nature. We seek to understand the nature of people and society. What does it mean to be human? What defines a person? Is it history? Is it ancestry? How has he worked, struggled, thrived? In his environment! Sorry? In his environment. Did he live on a mountain?…

  • Simple lighting set-up for portrait photography
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    Simple lighting set-up for portrait photography

    hello welcome to talk about poor hm flash one of the great things about having kids is you can use them for models whenever you want to shoot some portraits today know that's the spirit I took some portraits of my daughter the other day I sell a lighting setup with two lights basically once softbox and a flash that was just shooting through an umbrella and I just got her in and just started sort of shooting away and these are some of the pictures that I took I thought I'd just talk you through the lights out because it was really pretty simple and pretty easy to do…

  • Minimalist Portrait Techniques, Avedon style with LaCour Studio
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    Minimalist Portrait Techniques, Avedon style with LaCour Studio

    hey guys today I'm going to show you some minimalist portrait techniques we're gonna photograph a friend of mine named Jesse he's a fellow jiu-jitsu artist and we're gonna use this camera this is the 5d Mark 3 with a 85 millimeter lens also Jesse's gonna give us some ideas of how to tell when your steak is done the portraits we're going to do a very simple so you can tell it focus on the subject and I keep it with a very simple flat light and which we're using open sky today I have a Instagram called liqueur studio got the idea from Richard Avedon one of his…