9 Lighting Types to Harness & Improve Your Photography


There’s a great article titled 9 Lighting Types to Harness & Improve Your Photography. Here’s an excert from the article:

In my previous article “Make the Best of Bad Weather – 6 Challenges for Photographers” I noted how photography is all about the light. Sounds easy enough on the surface but as photographers we tend to be subject focused rather than light focused. What I mean by that is we’ll see something unique or different and focus on that rather than the lighting and resulting exposure needed to transform your subject. The right lighting can make or break an image setting the stage for others to see it as a snapshot or a photograph.

It’s a great read offering a lot of lighting tips and reiterating some thing that you may already know, but perhaps have neglected. The article is written by Jim Goldstein (of JMG Galleries), a regular contributor to my favorite photography site, The Digital Photography School.

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D. Travis North is a professional Landscape Architect, a Freelance Photographer and founder of Shutter Photo. Ever since he picked up his first SLR, his father's Nikon N2000, he's been hooked on photography. Travis likes to photograph urban environments, architectural details and has a new-found interest in close-up photography. His work can be found at D. Travis North Photography. Follow Travis on twitter: @dtnorth.

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