Beginners and professionals alike tend to stay away from taking photographs when the sun is too bright. In fact when someone asks for advice on this subject the typical universal response is “don’t”. Common problems with this are high contrast, wrong highlights, strong shadows, oversaturated colors, and the occasional lens flaring. Sometimes however, despite this atmospheric hinderance you must take the shots. Here are some wonderful tips on how to take the photographic intimidation factor away from our favorite fire ball.