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    11 music photography mistakes everyone always makes (and how to avoid them)

    | Photography Tips | 10/09/2013 00:01am
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    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 6. Shadows problems

    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 6. Shadows problems

    Watch out for shadows like this on your subject

    Bright stage lights cast shadows and you need to keep and eye on them to get the best shots.

    You might carefully line up a shot to exclude the mic, for example, only to find that its shadow extends right across the singer’s face.

    Wait for the subject to move or the light to change so it comes from a different angle.

    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 1. Shutter speed too slow
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 2. Using flash
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 3. Focus problems
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 4. Exposing for the lights
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 5. Mic or mic stand in the way
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 6. Shadows problems
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 7. Up-the-nose shots
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 8. Subject too small in the frame
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 9. Shooting JPEGs
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 10. Spare cards not ready
    Common Music Photography Mistakes: 11. Failure to edit

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    Posted on Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 at 12:01 am under Photography Tips.

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