Softly Speaking Part 2

If scrim can cause the greatest headaches in lighting fabric, then most other fabrics are far easier to light. Now that our primary interest is illumination, rather than creating a reveal with sharkstooth scrim as discussed in Part One (June 2004), lighting fabric becomes much like lighting anything else. Rather than cover old ground that most of you probably remember from Lighting 101, let's look at some of the problems and pitfalls that one may encounter lighting other fabrics.

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