Pictorial Lighting Mortensen

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Found an old book titled "Pictorial Lighting" by Mortensen. I have read the book and he uses a simple Lighting approach with just two lights in various positions.
Book was written in the 1930's.

Anyone tried his lighting methods ?

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You can get great photos with 1 light if not 2. One light can do the work of 3. It can be done. What does he do that is unique?
 
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The pictures in the book using his methods look real nice. He seems to get quite a bit using a basic setup.
He seems to have generated quite a bit of strong opinions one way or another...but his pictures do look very nice.

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For the purpose of actually teaching something.. This could been slowed down 300%. Or just Kodi nox stills
 
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