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What Is Diffuse Reflection?

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If you want to have more control over your photographs, you need to understand light. There are three different types of reflection: 

  • diffuse reflection
  • direct reflection
  • glare

Most surfaces exhibit a combination of the three. 

In this video tutorial from my course A Photographer's Guide to Light, you will learn about the first type: diffuse reflection.

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If you found this video helpful, check out the full course, A Photographer's Guide to Light, in which you'll learn about the other types of reflection. You'll also learn about absorption, transmission, and more. By the end of the course, you'll have a solid understanding of light and will be able to use that to create stronger images.

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