How to Use Natural Light Indoors

How to Use Natural Light Indoors

One thing I know lots of new photographers struggle with is taking photos indoors. Indoors, there’s much less light than outside, and since light is key for photography (photography means ‘drawing with light’), that can be a problem. But there are...
How to create catch lights using natural light

How to create catch lights using natural light

You might have come across the term catch light or catchlight in your photography learning. But what is a catch light and why is it so important? A catch light is the name for the light reflected in the eye Catch lights give the eyes life, without them, portraits can...
Living Arrows 26-08-19

Living Arrows 26-08-19

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” by Kahlil Gibran Today, for the first time, I’m linking up with Living Arrows, where each Monday we celebrate our children with an image that captures childhood. This image was taking...
Backlight vs Front Light

Backlight vs Front Light

I am a huge fan of back lighting. I love the looks it can create, from soft and dreamy to bold and bright. But of course it’s not the only way to use light, and there are downsides to using this light. A few weeks ago I was at the beach during a beautiful sunny...