One cannot overemphasize the significance of lighting in photography. Exceptional lighting skills could be the difference between a simple photograph and a masterpiece. While there are basic lighting guidelines, it’s important to find the particular setup that perfectly complements your art. Lighting to Flatter the Female Form includes priceless tips on how to accomplish unforgettable maternity portraits.
In this article on Behind the Shutter, award-winning photographer Donatella Nicolini discusses how she achieves the perfect lighting for the breathtaking maternity portraits she’s known for. Donatella explains how you can manipulate light to create shadows or silhouettes that will bring your images to life creating elegant, tasteful and artistic portraits that will keep your clients smiling.