Unveiling the drama: Using cross lighting for dramatic photos

This post is by Jeff Carlson from Photofocus

Cross Lighting dancerLight is the sculptor of photography. It defines form, reveals texture, and sets the mood. But have you ever considered the power of cross-lighting? This technique, where light hits your subject from the side rather than head-on, can transform your photos from ordinary to extraordinary, injecting a dose of drama and intrigue. Why cross lighting? […]