7Working with Natural Light and Weather

PAYING MORE ATTENTION TO LIGHT is perhaps the single most important step you can take to improve your photography. In this chapter, you’ll learn techniques to maximize natural light at any time of the day. We’ll also discuss how to work with other weather conditions that can affect your lighting, such as fog, mist, or haze.

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HOW TIME OF DAY AND CLOUDS AFFECT LIGHT

In landscape photography, having good natural lighting can be even more important than the choice of subject itself. Different types of natural light can illuminate the subject very differently, even though the source is always the sun, as demonstrated ...

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