How do you convert hard light to soft light?
You can move the light closer to your subject to increase the relative size, or move it further from your subject to decrease the relative size. In other words, move it closer to soften the light, or further to harden the light.
What are two methods of softening light?
Let’s break down a few ways to get softer light on set.
- Diffusion Paper. Diffusion paper is a great option if you want to soften your lighting up just a bit. …
- Softboxes. A softbox is incredibly versatile on set, making it a great key, fill, or back light for your subject.