NINETY-FIVE PERCENT OF the time I utilize natural light or available light for travel photography. To me, something about introducing a foreign light source is more photographic intervention than I am comfortable with. That said, painting things with light can have badass results. I keep a few important lighting accessories in my camera bag when I travel, because subtle changes in lighting can mean the difference between a good photograph and a great one.


A small, collapsible reflector is a great accessory to have in the field. Whether you’re attempting to fill in shadows for a portrait, bounce a bit of extra ...

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