Natural light from the window - the surest assistant to a novice photographer.
It is not necessary to install expensive lighting equipment, it will be successfully replaced by a conventional window, with which you can even create some special effects.
You just need to know how it's done.
Before taking a camera, you need to understand that "photo of window"And" photo on the background window"Are two completely different things.
The first example refers to the number of protozoa - just stand by window And arrange the model so that it isWell lit by light penetrating into the room. If the model sits in full-face to the window, its face will be illuminated evenly and without unnecessary shadows. This method is suitable for photographing at home on the passport and other documents.
Expanding the model half-turned, you getA wonderful black and white drawing, which immediately gives the person a three-dimensionality and an easy mysterious note. The brighter the day and the darker room, the more pronounced drawing you can capture.
But sometimes the window is an integral part of the composition. Having decided on such a step, think through all the details. Simply by placing a person at window And clicking the shutter of the camera, you will get, soonerIn all, the black outline of the silhouette on a background embossed in white. Shooting in backlight is not an easy task. Try to reflect some of the light on the model with a homemade screen that can be made from a large white sheet or sheet of paper. If you still apply spot metering, the photo will be successful.
Very interesting photos from window You can get in the evening, when on the street onlyBegins to get dark. Turn on the usual room lighting, the greatest effect you can achieve with the help of incandescent lamps. Create a composition with participation window. In the camera, find the white balance settings, choose among them "artificial lighting" or "incandescent lamps", after which you can start taking pictures.
After reviewing the resulting photos, you will not be able toNot to be impressed. The window that has entered the frame will glow with a gentle blue, the depth of which will depend on the degree of darkness coming. Even a difference of 5-10 minutes will be clearly visible in the picture, from which you can if you want to make a real fairy-tale postcard with the effect of twilight.