Imitation is the best way to learn!
In these exercises, Kent Trammell replicates appealing lighting styles. First in Cycles, then in Eevee.
This is a 3-part series that will take you through the workflow step-by-step.
Each video was first released as a livestream: the recordings are now unlocked.
In part 3, you'll also see how to use lamp-only rendering (no HRDI's), create volumetric fog accents and make procedural sparks.