15 Window Lighting Photographs

 This week was all about putting away the flash. Windows are a great light source when shooting indoors. The best part? We all have one somewhere in our home that will give us great light. Whether you were capturing your loved ones or playing with light and inanimate objects, you really found the light this […]

Tips for Using Window Light

 We have been on this photography journey together long enough for you to know how much I love natural light. I cringe when I have to break out my external flash, not because I don’t know how to use it, but because I prefer the look of natural light. There are times when I am […]

How To Get Better Lighting From Your In-Camera Flash

  Normally, I am pretty anti-flash. This week, I’m stepping outside of my own comfort zone and telling you to turn your flash on! Because you can take great photographs with a flash. And I’m going to teach you how to get better lighting from your in-camera flash. This will be important to know as […]

7 Tips for Taking Pictures During the Golden Hour

 Ask any photographer their favorite time to shoot and they will say without hesitation, the golden hour. The golden hour in photography is the first and last hour of sunlight during the day. It’s also referred to as the magic hour. And that’s because the golden hour is pretty magical. Why do we love shooting […]

36 Sunny Pictures

  This week, we embraced the mid-day sun and studied how to shoot in the full sun. Taking photographs in the middle of the day when the sun is at its brightest can be tricky but with the help of my 6 tips, you rocked it! Below are 36 photographs that were shot in mid-day sun. […]

Tips for Taking Pictures in Mid-Day Sun

 Taking pictures in mid-day sun is not on the top of my list. The lighting is not ideal and can be a little complicated. I much prefer shooting the few hours after sunrise or the few hours before sunset. Talk about ideal lighting! But situations arise where you can’t have your perfect lighting. Like on […]