• Backlighting - My Favorite Light

    1 month ago - By Photo Cascadia

    I love backlighting in landscape photography; it creates an inner glow to mountain flowers, fall leaves, and meadows or rim lighting around wildlife. Backlighting also accentuates morning mist, fog, smoke, and haze, and shooting into that kind of atmosphere will usually be quite dramatic. Use it to add drama while photographing at the beach to catch a sun star off a sea stack or to add a glow to strong subjects and silhouettes. Backlighting is best to shoot at sunrise and sunset, when the sun is low on the horizon and the light is soft. Even though it's my favorite light, it can also be...
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