Lighting

Striking photographs – the kind that makes you stop you in your tracks – usually owe their impact to the use of lighting. It could be the mood conveyed by atmospheric sun flares or the way the subject’s eyes seem to sparkle from the studio flash; either way, it’s your ability to notice and manipulate the light that is the key.

 

Available Light

Available Light

Many professional portrait photographers work exclusively with available light. This can include both natural light and artificial light (that’s already ...
Location Lighting

Location Lighting

Pack your speedlites and portable flash: this section is all about bringing artificial lighting on location to achieve results that ...
Studio Lighting

Studio Lighting

If you've got a studio, then poor weather or the onset of night need never stop you shooting. However, even ...