Archive: Light

Hard light used to be the bane of my existence. I hated it. Avoided it like the plague. I preferred the beautiful light of the golden hour, or the safe shelter of open shade. They were my warm blanket. My perfect cup of tea. The softness of the light and the colors made me happy […]

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This summer with all the sunshine and gorgeous sunsets, I challenged myself to practice manipulating lens flare to enhance my images. You may have noticed the use of flare as a rising trend in editorial and fashion photography. I love the look of warm sunlight enveloping subjects in a photograph! Some may see lens flare as an […]

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Have you ever looked at a beautiful artistic shot of a silhouette with a magnificent sunset in the background? Your eyes are drawn to the dramatic image and your photographer heart needs to know exactly how to capture a sunset silhouette. Maybe you have tried to replicate one of these images before and it just […]

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