When it comes to photography, light is everything. It is at the heart of all that photographers do. Light has several different qualities, some of which may be more important than others, depending on the sort of photography you’re undertaking. A wildlife photographer might be concerned with the intensity of light if trying to capture a fast-moving animal; they may use a flash to add more light if needed. A studio photographer may experiment with the direction of the light, moving flash heads around to create different effects. Landscape photographers tend to work differently, however. Because our subject is often pretty vast, we are unable to control light in the way a studio photographer can. We have to learn to deal with what we’re given: to anticipate it and react to it. 
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