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How I Shot It | Balancing Natural and Artificial Light For 3 Different Looks

Using 1 light and an imperfect location to make a great set of shots

Photography Tips | Shoot To Post: Natural Light Golden Hour Photography

Golden hour has long been a favorite time for portrait photographers to take to the great outdoors and bask in the...

Shooting My First Fashion Editorial | Gear, Location, Lead-Up, & Lessons Learned

Validation. We all seek it. For some it is that first gallery showing, an artist spotlight or a feature. For me, that...

Balancing Fill Flash with Available Light | Getting The Lifestyle Look Magazines Love

At SLR Lounge, we’re advocates of a proper understanding of lighting, and creating images with a well-balanced...

Wedding Photography Tips | How To Take Natural Light Indoor Bridal Portraits

One of the most fun things about photographing weddings is getting to document how beautiful everything looks. The...

10 Reasons Every Photographer Should Own A 5-in-1 Reflector & Our Recommendations

They’re cheap, portable, and possibly the most versatile piece of lighting equipment you’ll ever own; 5-in-1...

Take Better Golden Hour Portraits | Simple Natural light Photography Tips

What is Golden Hour? Well, that depends on to whom you’ve asked the question – if you ask a medic of an ER...

Easy Outdoor Portrait Photography: Backlit, Shade & Direct Sun

We’re drowning in imagery today. It’s up to our chins and we’re saturated through and through, and...

How to Use Natural Light for Outdoor Portraits

You do not need a vast arsenal of expensive lighting equipment to create striking portraits. In fact, the most...

How We Turned Our Breakfast Nook Into A Food Photography Studio

Early last year my wife launched her cake design and confections business, Sweet Details. And by default, I became...