Users' questions

How do you take a picture of the black pet?

How do you take a picture of the black pet?

Bring your dog into a shaded area, making sure your background isn’t too brightly lit.

  1. Shoot on cloudy days to allow your subject to be more evenly lit, this also means you won’t have to worry too much about shadows.
  2. Shooting from above helps with dogs who have more fur.
  3. Go outside.

How do you take good pictures of black dogs?

If it’s a little too dark to bring out the dog’s features, try supplementing your available light with `fill-in’ flash. Experiment a bit, but make sure the sun is either directly behind, or just off to the side. Fill-in flash helps lighten the dark areas and reveals the features of your black dog.

What kind of light do you need to photograph a black cat?

As a general rule, you don’t want to photograph anything in bright, direct sunlight. It’ll produce harsh shadows and difficult contrasts. This is especially true for black-coated animals. What you want is soft, diffuse light.

How to shoot black objects on black backgrounds?

2. Use rim lighting to clearly define the edges of the object, as shown in the photo above. The key to this kind of rim lighting is hard, directional light, so that the light goes exactly where you want it, and nowhere else. Good lighting is often about what not to light, as much as it is about what to light.

What should the background look like for a black cat?

But you get to a have a little fun with black cats if you fancy. Any kind of mid-toned background will look terrific, from a verdant lawn to an azure sky via a sumptuous magenta curtain. Okay, so it’s a monkey. But it’s a black monkey on a green background.

What’s the best way to take a photo of a cat?

What you want is soft, diffuse light. If you’re taking photos outside, look for the shade from a tree, awning, or building, or take advantage of a cloudy day. A bit of fill-flash to balance the ambient light might help you on your way if it’s unavoidably bright.