Shooting out in the desert in the middle of the day is difficult as the bright sunlight causes harsh, unflattering shadows. But there are a few tricks you can try to soften the shadows and produce a far more flattering light.
Using an overhead scrim to diffuse the harsh sunlight, Karl creates a series of images that have a lovely soft light, similar to that from a softbox. This simple accessory is a budget-friendly alternative to studio lighting – one that softens the light and helps achieve wonderfully flattering light.
In this class:
- Photographing people using natural light
- Tips for photographing in midday sun
- How to soften harsh sunlight for photography
- Composition techniques for photographing people
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