A couple of days ago, I ran across Matthew Stallone's great little tutorial on HDR vs. Multiflash real estate photography. It made me think of how much real estate lighting techniques have changed over the past few years and how it may help someone starting out in this field to get a big picture overview of what the main real estate lighting techniques are and which ones are being used the most. We've done polls like this in the past but not since flash compositing (as Matthew explains in his video) has been so popular.
Here is a summary of the major real estate photography lighting techniques:
#1, #2, and #4 are all explained in Simon Maxwell's book, Enfuse and Hand Blending, and video series.
So which technique do you use the most? Please take the poll below: