On April 23, Profoto and photographer Jared Platt will host a free webinar on how to create a beautiful light in harsh conditions. To get you in the mood for the webinar, Jared has listed 3 things every photographer should keep in mind when shooting in harsh conditions. They are, in his own words:
Most challenging lighting conditions can be overcome with just one off-camera light. The Arizona desert at high noon, can be one of the most difficult scenarios to tame, with the sun glaring down from a clear blue sky and no natural shade to be found. This is my every day situation on location.
But with some location scouting, a little attention to the sun’s position and a well placed off-camera light, a tough situation gives way to beautiful light. Below are a three simple steps to managing harsh light with a limited arsenal of lighting equipment. Read More