CAMERA CLUB: Shedding light on taking pictures

Getting the light right is so important in photography.

A study in light by Dot Richardson.
A study in light by Dot Richardson.

It’s not just finding the right light for the photo that’s so important but also adjusting the camera’s exposure settings to make the most of it.

A good understanding of the histogram and control of exposure compensation can make all the difference between a mundane shot and taking it to the next level.

Here are four shots from the Northumberland camera Club’s Facebook group where the photographers used very different light in their images.