Being a photographer means working with light and there are a lot of ways to add to or change the lighting in a given situation to achieve a shot you want to create. In this series of photos I show how the same composition looks with three different lighting options.
Photographing the camera with no light modification
In the next photo, I added some filter to soften the light with a diffuser
This final photo shows the composition with a diffuser to filter the light and some continuous lighting added to fill in the shadows