Taking Great Photos. Part 6: Setting the Stage

A few weeks ago, in this epic saga on “Taking Great Photos” – I mentioned that it was important to declutter the background have the photo focus on the object, without a distracting background. I have also discussed lighting, and how to correct for poor lighting, but I also said that this does not mean you shouldn’t have good lights. Today, I’d like to go into that in more detail. Let’s talk about Setting the Stage. And building it too. 😉 Some folks like to shoot outside on a cloudy day, some find a nice north-facing window. Others go for …