Take your selfie game to the next level using the best light source there is: the sun. Below, we run down 10 celeb-inspired tricks to cop for your next snap session. No art director needed!
1. Andrea Brillantes
When the sun is shining too strong and is completely washing you out on camera, turn to the side and let it beam on your hair instead.
2. Bianca Umali
A candid swimsuit shot at the beach always looks better with a bit of shadow.
3. Juliana Gomez
Use your straw beach hat to filter in some patterned sunlight.
4. Julia Barretto
Have no time for an outdoor shoot? Make the most out of the sunshine from your bedroom window!
5. Nadine Lustre
Embrace the scorching heat for a few seconds to achieve a glorious sun-in-the-face shot like this one.
6. Erich Gonzales
Don't be afraid to make use of shadows in your background. It actually adds more depth to the picture!
7. Julie Ann San Jose
A relaxing stroll during golden hour calls for a breezy selfie.
8. Ylona Garcia
Pose in front of a big window and allow the sunshine to serve as your natural highlighter. Free-of-charge, of course!
9. Gabbi Garcia
Rooftop pools are awesome reflectors for giving you that golden glow.
10. Kelsey Merritt
Tone down the harsh lighting at the beach by snapping a selfie under your beach umbrella.