Why you should spot meter for skin. And how your camera lies to you

Last weekend saw me teaching a natural light workshop at the studio. Great to see so many beautiful images arising from it. One of the things I teach, and often causes confusion is the difference between metering, focussing and finally shooting. Firstly set your camera up to shoot skin effectively. Back button focus, Manual Mode […]

White Wall Monochrome

A simple setup of a plain white wall and natural light. Love the way that, by pushing the exposure towards over exposure renders the images as almost pure white and black with very few grey tones in the image. Metered for the skin then slowed the shutter down a couple of clicks.