Have you ever tried to take someone’s photograph in the middle of the day, when the sun is blazing down right on your head? Bright natural lighting may not be a photographer’s dream come true, but it certainly doesn’t mean that beautiful portraits are out of the question.
Watch acclaimed portrait photographer Tamara Lackey’s step-by-step process for turning noontime photo nightmares into stunning, well-lit images.
Complete with exact camera settings, posing tips, and equipment recommendations, this fun and easy-to-follow tutorial is perfect for photographers of all experience levels.
Taking great portraits in harsh sunlight doesn’t always require extra equipment. In Tamara’s “Bonus Tip,” she shares her process for beating lighting woes with simple, effective positioning techniques. Check it out!
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