Today’s post is for Project 52, a weekly blog project that I am working on with several other talented photographers. In this project, we concentrate on light and spend several weeks exploring an overarching theme. Beginning today, we will embark on our second theme, backlighting. Simply put backlighting is when the main light source is behind the subject. Backlighting is a favorite method of mine and it can be used to create some incredibly beautiful effects, including rim lighting, silhouettes, haze and others. Here is my first play on backlighting:
Please continue along in our creative blog circle to see the beautiful work of Linda Hooper. Click HERE to see Linda’s creative play on backlighting.