The background can be just as important as the foreground.
By Niall Benvie
Published October 1, 2007
Updated June 30, 2016
For the past 20 years or more, there has been a trend among wildlife photographers, myself included, to minimize the contribution of the background in their photographs by rendering it as low key as possible. By doing so, the subject can be freed from visual competition and stand out clearly.
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