Far-side key

EN: Far-side key

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In relation to the camera, the main light is set on the far side of a model s nose which leaves the camera-side of her face in partial shadow. Far-side Key, Ear-side Key, and On-the-Nose Key are terms which, if they don t exist, should, because they are fast descriptions of dramatically different lighting-looks.
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