How to Use Reflector Boards to Improve Your Photography
Board Reflectors or "bounce cards" as they're often called, are simple flat pieces of material with a reflective surface on one side that are independent from any light source. You use board reflectors to create a broader, directional light source when there isn't sufficient ambient light for a pleasing exposure. They can also be used to control the shadows and highlight contrasts in various lighting situations (outdoors mostly). So let's look at the various types of reflectors available to us.