Backlight is when the sun is directly in front of you lighting the back of your subject. Shooting a backlit scene is more difficult technically but that is no reason to shy away from what can become a dynamic and energizing image. One of the strengths of backlight is that it emphasizes shape so you [...]
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For most photographers, the best time to shoot is during the golden hours – those times right around sunrise or sunset when the sky is full of drama. For me though, the best time to shoot is a little while after all that drama happens and all the other photographers have packed up and gone [...]