How to “Fix” Bad Lighting

Are you looking for ways to fix bad lighting? Over the past few months, I’ve shared dozens of blog posts that walk you through how to find the best light for your photos and how to photograph in different lighting scenarios. Natural light is the best source of light because it’s free, it’s abundant, and it doesn’t require any equipment. But how can you become a natural light expert in your business? Well, I might just happen to have a few resources to help you!


I know that you’re probably stretched for time, so I’m not going to make you hunt down the articles on my blog. Instead, I’ve compiled a list of the 5 most popular lighting articles that thousands of photographers have gone through and learned from.


3… 2… 1… here they are!


1. How to Find the Best Light for Your Photos

2. How to Find and Use Natural Reflectors for Portraits

3. Three Types of Light for Great Photos and How to Shoot in Them

4. Four Tips for Using Natural Light

5. Three Quick Tips for Shooting Wedding Ceremonies in Harsh Light


And there you have it, friend! Just click the links above to read the full blog posts. They are filled with actionable, easy to implement tips for photographers that will help you take better photos. A lot of the time, all you have to do is identify the type of light you’re shooting in and implement the tips and tricks I shared with you in the articles above. That way you will know exactly what to do no matter the lighting situations you find yourself shooting in.


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