Golden hour

Golden hour

Most of us are shooting with natural light, this implies certain things we must be aware while shooting. Also, shooting with natural light means you’re using the sun as your lightsource, this will change the direction, quality and temperature (this will mean the...
Portraits: Light modifiers

Portraits: Light modifiers

15 DECEMBER, 2017 Flash Light Modifiers Portraits It is hard to know when should we use a light modifier. Is also difficult to guess which one is the best. And last, it is hard to buy light modifiers on a budget. So this are some tips and tricks to practice your...
Portraits: Shooting under bright sun

Portraits: Shooting under bright sun

Have you ever had a shoot outdoors and you HAVE to schedule on a really crappy for portraits light? And yes, I am talking about shooting under bright midday sun. Geez! This summer has come great where I live, which is quite weird as we don’t usually have this...
Lightning (II): Direction of the light

Lightning (II): Direction of the light

Last week I review on a post the more basic characteristics of light, so it seems just right to keep talking about light on photography and how it works to keep improving it, little by little. I know is hard, believe me, is a long run work, but is the best way to...
Lighting (I): Basics of the light

Lighting (I): Basics of the light

A couple weeks ago I enrolled a new photography workshop, this time to learn a little bit more about light and how it works. As we already know, photography is all about working with the light you have (natural light) or the one you can create (mostly from the use of...