Bouncing the flash off a neutral-coloured wall by pointing the flash directly sideways
A much softer lighting effect is achieved in this shot, simply by pointing my flash sideways into the wall.
Full frontal flash
Harsh shadows, not the best experience for your subject (or victim? haha).
Full frontal flash.
You can see the hard shadows under her chin, and how the overall effect is quite harsh.
Bouncing the flash off a white ceiling
Simply by twisting my flash around to point upwards and slightly tilted to the side, the light suddenly becomes softer a much more flattering for Ashlee.
© Jaclyn Tanemura Photography 2018