Shooting into the sun, either at sunrise or sunset, is a tempting idea, but it’s also a mistake that every novice photographer makes.
Here’s how one expert photographer captures the sun’s beautiful light without having the overbearing brightness ruin the shot.
- Block the sun with your subject.
- Use a flash when shooting your subject.
Watch the video below for a more in-depth explanation about using the sun in photos, hosted by National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore.