Amp up your photos with backgrounds and textures

Turning regular photos into something spectacular by replacing the background in Photoshop is really powerful. My first photography mentor, Stefan Gesell, became a real icon by layering photos of his models over other backgrounds and textures.
 

Is your model standing out?

A beautiful model in an epic location with breathtaking light falling in through the windows. Is this enough to make a dream photo? I think in order to do our models justice we photographers have to make sure that we let our model shine in the photo much more than the location.

Issue 17: Mirrorless Intimacy

Capturing intimacy in our photographs is a wonderful way to create something powerful. In Issue 17 we provide you with a variety of completely different approaches to this.

Getting Published Fast

Many of you would like to see their work published in Good Light! Magazine. That’s really awesome. More often than not these photographers really can’t wait to see that happen. There are two ways to get published in our little magazine fast:
 

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