Lisa Holloway is an internationally published, award winning fine art portrait photographer residing in rural Northwestern Arizona. A Canon girl since day one, Lisa is completely self taught and works exclusively with natural light. Here are her recent works to capture beautiful moments of children’s life.
How To Shoot Dreamy Backlit Portraits With Natural Light
How To Shoot Dreamy Backlit Portraits With Natural Light Avoid open sky behind your subject. Open sky is great behind YOU, but not so great behind your subject. If you are properly exposing for your subject’s skin tones, that sky will blow out and be nothing but one big, ugly, distracting white blob in your photo that will steal attention from your subject.
1870-1890. Pack burros pose on Ute Pass, in Teller County, Colorado; men on horses are in the background. Penciled on alternate stereocard: "2880 Burro pack train on the way to Leadville, Col USA.;" on back: "photographed and published by Kilburn Brothers - Littleton, N. H."; Title printed on scanned stereocard.; R7100222661. Creator: Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910. Courtesy: Western History/Genealogy Department, Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado (USA).