Lighting Techniques

Lighting Chameleons: Thomas Brown on Creating Simple-Looking Lighting

September 13, 2016

By Conor Risch


Simplicity and believability are essential elements of Thomas Brown’s still-life and interiors photographs. His lighting technique helps him achieve both qualities. “Believability comes from an awareness of what happens in the everyday world,” he says. For instance, the simplest light we see is from the sun, because it’s “all coming from the same direction,” he explains. “When you’ve got a...

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