A tree, a bush, a man and the sunset. Extreme contrast scene
Lesson 2, Pic 1
Make an image where the contrast range is too extreme for the camera to record details in both shadows and highlights at the same time.
Canon 5D MarkII Canon 24-105mm f/4L F/16 1/200s 800
I was shooting this tree with the setting sun when a man walked into the scene and stopped to admire the sunset. At first I was going to ask him to move, but the I decided that the picture was better with him there. My original picture seemed unbalance so I cropped the right side