Use a re­flect or

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Take a re­flec­tor, as it can be sur­pris­ing how much you can brighten your scene with it with­out need­ing an­other light. Here the sun was com­ing from be­hind the model to the left, and dif­fused slightly through the trees. It made for beau­ti­ful back­light­ing on the hair, but left the face in shade. Us­ing a large sil­ver re­flec­tor off to the side on the right and hid­den from view, we could bounce the sun­light back at the model’s face. A white re­flec­tor can be used for a more sub­tle bounce, or gold to warm the im­age up.

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