Tip of the Day – Find Shade at Midday
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If you simply have to shoot in the middle of the day, try to find some shade. Harsh overhead sunlight is never pretty. Building shade can be great – just make sure you face your subject towards the direction of light – which is usually directly out from a wall.
This little cutie is Elsa who was one of our models at Barkelona pet photography retreat in Spain in 2016.
Canon EOS 1D X, Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II @ 55mm, ISO 250, 1/640 sec, f/2.8
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