Controlling the light is an essential skill set in real estate photography – Herb Staten
In real estate photography you have to be very creative and be able all lighting situations. The most challenging room in the house has to be the bathroom. You want to avoid the dreaded bathroom selfie seen in plenty of real estate broker images who want to try and save money on marketing.
For this shot a 16-35mm wide angle lens was on a tripod setup just below the mirror. I make sure to light all dark areas. It an interesting perspective, however you don’t see me in the mirror. For photographers looking to start real estate practice, practice, practice…create your own style. Controlling the light is essential in real estate photography.