Quote Originally Posted by SpringfieldPhoto View Post
The problem with this young ladies hair is that it is black and, because of its nature, lacks shine. To manipulate it in Photoshop risks making it look false. A trick I use in this type of shot is to fire a flash with a blue gel at the black background. This will render it a very dark blue. Just enough to allow the hair to show. The two catch-lights isn't a problem in my view. I still like the shot.
Cheers Alan. Advice taken on board