In this B&H Event Space video, wedding, portrait, and commercial photographer Kevin Kubota covers the essential lighting tools and modifiers that every portrait photographer should have and know how to use. The gear is versatile, easy to use, and creates a wide variety of looks in almost any lighting situation. We’ll cover indoor portrait lighting, outdoor lighting, and mixed-light situations. Advanced tricks will be shown to create dramatic portraits in less-than-interesting light situations. After watching, you’ll learn that you don’t need a ton of gear to create professional and dramatic lighting, just the right tools—used right.