Five Looks from One Black Hat: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

Getting the most from a single prop is a challenge that can only improve your portrait photography. In this case Gavin Hoey uses a basic black sun hat as his prop and that includes it in five different looks.

Hats can cast shadows on a model and ruin your photos but Gavin has some top tips for both eliminating shadows and deliberately keeping them for a touch of drama.

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Model : Fern Maeve

Photos by Gavin Hoey