Light

Why accurately measure incident light in studio photography?
Incident metering gives the most accurate exposure reading for a most situations and subjects because it is not influenced by differences in reflectiv...
How can I get rid of shadows generated from light source behind object of interest?
Can you eliminate shadows?How does a light source affect the shadows?Why does an object in front of a light source produce a shadow behind the object?...
This photo has light dot bokeh in front of the subject, seemingly coming from the sun. How was this done, or how can the effect be achieved?
What does bokeh mean in photography?How do you take bokeh light pictures?What causes bokeh?What are the circles on photos called?What does bokeh mean ...
Can I use a red light bulb to load film in a development tank?
No, you can't use a red light bulb because your film is sensitive to red light if it's panchromatic film (unlike the paper used for B&W prints), s...
Umbrellas what's the difference between white ones and silver ones?
Additionally, similar to umbrellas, different interior surface types are available-silver or white-and will alter the quality of the light output. A s...
Is my image exposure off due to shutter problems?
How do you stop pictures from being overexposed?Why do my photos look overexposed?How do you fix an overexposed film?Why are movies overexposed?How do...
How do I create a more natural look for watch photography using a Light Box?
How do you make a picture look like it has natural light?How can I make my pictures look better in lighting?How do you make a picture look like it has...
Is a reflector a viable alternative for a fill-light in portraiture photography?
Can a reflector can substitute for a fill light?What can be used instead of a fill light?Are reflectors good for photography?Do you need light reflect...
How to remove white refraction spots
How do you get rid of light spots on pictures?What causes Photo haze?How do you prevent sun spots in photos?How do you get rid of light spots on pictu...