Reception Lighting


Receptions can be tough to light. No two venues are the same and you have to deal with an infinite combination of various lighting conditions. How do you pull it off? In this session, we’ll take you through our thought process as we enter a reception room, diagnose the ambient light and decide on one of our five go-to lighting setups.

Topics covered:

  • How to make  sh*tty reception room look interesting.
  • How to overcome bad ambient light with off-camera flash.
  • How to utilize cool ambient light.
  • How to light the grand entrance to the final send off and everything in between.
  • Bounce flash, stick-lighting, corner-lighting and more.