One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A light positioned to illuminate the parts of a photographic subject which the main lighting leaves in shade.‘keep the light a little high and put a cross light on her to bring the cheekbones out’
- ‘We decided to use the angled cross lights to simulate a night club/rock concert mood.’
- ‘The combination of frontlight from the ceiling Cove and cross light from the ends of the Second Pipe makes a good, all purpose general wash.’
- ‘Try using a torch to investigate how much more detailed contrast you can get by using cross light.’
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