How To Use a Light Meter Pt.1 : Flat Light

Andre D. Wagner, Photographer

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2 Videos (11m)
    • Introduction

      1:12
    • How To Use a Light Meter

      9:43

About This Class

This class shows Andre’s method of working with a light meter to properly expose scenes while still working fast to capture fleeting moments in the streets. You’ll learn how to meter scenes correctly so that your images will have great tonality and shadow detail.

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Great info!
Loved watching Andre explain the light meter and hitting the streets showing the way he shoots and reads the light

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Andre D. Wagner

Photographer

Currently based in Brooklyn, Andre D. Wagner makes photographs which encapsulate American life and its social landscape. City streets, people, parades, public transportation, and the youth of the twenty-first century are his visual language. 

Originally from Omaha, Nebraska, Wagner received a BFA in Social Work and Digital Media in 2010. Wagner's practice also includes developing his own black and white negatives and making silver gelatin prints in a traditional darkroom. 

Wagner's solo exhibition at Papillion Gallery (Los Angeles) received a glowing review in the L.A. Times. Wagner has also exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in New York, Paris, and Los Angeles. Additionally, his photographs been featured on New York Magazine, New York Times, Business InsiderFeature ShootPetaPixelThe Great Discontent, and VSCO.