Cellular Mondays: Working indoors with window mild
Simply because you possibly can’t go exterior doesn’t imply you possibly can’t seize beautiful pictures indoors along with your smartphone. Utilizing my trusty Samsung S21 and a few pure window mild, I captured this beautiful little nonetheless life.
I took a photograph simply with the smartphone digicam, not too unhealthy, however I feel I can do higher. I imply, it’s fairly, vivid and ethereal, however I wished one thing a bit of extra darkish and moody. Then, there’s that reflection.
Behind the scenes
As you possibly can see from the above behind-the-scenes picture, my setup is pulled barely to the correct of the window, permitting for loads of oblique pure mild. Oblique pure mild is way extra flattering than direct mild. Minimal tender shadows. This works nice for portraits too. What you utilize to stage your scene is as much as you. Recent flowers, a guide or two, a reasonably teacup. I’ve some pre-printed backdrop panels which I used for the underside and again…I used all of that in addition to a stained glass window panel. This precipitated just a few reflection points, however I’ll present you the way I mounted these.
I used Lightroom Cellular on my cellphone, opened the digicam and took my pictures utilizing the Professional mode. Then, I switched to edit mode and used the brand new masking instruments to masks and blur, in addition to heal my arm reflection out. Now, it’s actually only a blur. Brighten it up a contact after which used a reasonably Classic Preset for the completed outcomes.
So right here is the ultimate edited model captured and edited in Lightroom Cellular: