Portrait Lighting Setup poster to be helpful. It contains 24 different portrait lighting setups using a variety of lighting gear and lighting patterns. Click the image to see it up large. Also check out some of the further reading.
Drawn to the Light This pendant lampshade is as whimsical as it gets, with cutouts that set butterflies aflutter, casting fanciful shadows across the room. In a soft white wool, however, the lamp is anything but cutesy: Just this view.