Month: September 2016

Night Outdoor Portraits Using Only Available Light


Shooting in low light situations using available light only is always a tricky business. In such cases you rely on a fast lens and a good camera with a larger sensor, good high ISO noise control and better dynamic range to be able to get more details out of inconvenient shadow areas you cannot avoid having …continue reading

Chiaroscuro Shoot in a 19th Century Attic


Shooting in a low key environment can produce amazing effects when you have a single source of natural light, especially if the light beams through a window or an opened shaft, enabling you to set the scene or a model into the highlighted area, separating it thus from the background. I learned that some year ago …continue reading