Lighting in Nature Photography


Lighting is one of the most important factors in taking photographs of natural subjects. In contrast to the studio where the lights and shadows, taking pictures outside a bit more complicated. Apart from being able to control the issue, you should take into account the elements especially the lighting.

Of course for the experienced photographer, natural light is no longer an obstacle. In fact, most photographers use light to produce great results and bring color to an otherwise gloomy picture. Therefore, there are photographs to play up the shadows or those that cover different colors of the sky. This is especially true with the shots of the countryside or those who design the flowers and other objects in the environment.

Light can be many sources. In the morning there is sunshine and at night there is moonlight. There is also a photographer, what natural light is not as direct as the two above call. One can each of these light sources. The trick is knowing how to use the camera and the subject of fish to reduce exposure, which can be accessed.

This is often done by studying the effect of light and shade to fit your theme. For example, if you want a more dramatic effect, some photographers are shades for use as the primary basis rather than natural light.

There are four basic directions to get photographers to take advantage of the light out. Ceiling lighting, for example, has high contrast and harsh shadows. This is achieved when the light directly on the subject, like lunch. With the lights on the front will lead to a low shot.

This is mostly the shots and saw the Flash application in camera. Often shot photos in this direction is the lack of depth and dimension. Light in the rear, on the other hand, an additional fill or reflector on the back to change the color of the object. Often a light at the back, then the shadow of the ruined photo.

Shooting with the light from the side of perhaps the most recommended when it comes to the direction it comes, will bring the texture and shape of the object used. For example, a light on the page, there are parts which are highlighted and the parties will not be.

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