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How do you take great photos?

How do you take great photos?   Great light, Composition and Moment Here’s my cheat sheet. My formula for great photos is great: subject, light, composition and moment. 1-Find a great subject. That’s harder than you might think. There’s a term we professional photographers have, “subject failure”. You can’t say this to clients. Not

How do you take great photos?2020-09-02T10:02:29-04:00

Five Qualities of Light

Five Qualities of Light Photographs are made from light. Light is one of our main ingredients. Our cameras are light-capturing devices. So many photographers use light is a central element in their work. Here are the five most important qualities of light to consider about light: quantity, direction, color, contrast, and Hard/Soft. Don O'Brian

Five Qualities of Light2020-08-14T02:01:16-04:00

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