Backdrops bring different moods to the picture. They let you use different light or impose using certain lighting. They can make a certain Photoshop effect useful or make it a big no-no.
Anyway, I want to discuss which, up to me, are the must-have backdrops and why.
Let’s start with the white backdrop. I wish we could do without it but we can’t. To me it’s just flat and boring but it’s simply good for many things and we DO need it. The secrets for making great shots using this backdrop are very easy to spot. Let’s mention them anyway:
- Avoid shadows
- If you want to make sure the background is really white… (click here to read the whole article)