Tip #1: Use a white plastic bag over your camera's flash to diffuse the light. Yes, you can buy a magnificent external flash, but this post is for the everyday
|Using the Camera's Flash (YUCK!)|
|Using a white plastic bag over the camera's flash. Isn't she cute!?|
|Outside in the shade without anything|
|The white board is held at her waist angled to reflect the light up towards her face. Can you tell she's getting a little silly at this point?|
Remember, these tips can be used to help illuminate your artwork too. Although I prefer natural light, I will often use to plastic bag technique if I need to take a quick picture of a card or scrapbook layout at night. Stay tuned for more pictures and tips! Feel free to leave a comment or ask any questions!