There are three in-camera playback tools that when used together, help amp up image quality while in the field. They’re easy to set up and easy to use. These tools will provide a quick peek at the quality of your image so you can make the needed adjustments in the field. While it’s never a […]
Nineteen years ago I got my first real camera, a Canon EOS Rebel X. This 35mm film camera for me was something I had been lusting after for years, all the way back to the famous Andre Agassi campaign with the famous catch-line stop taking snapshots and start taking photographs. The days of mullets have […]
Photography is a lifelong learning experience. Even the best of the best will tell you that they still have much to learn. This is perhaps doubly so in the digital era where new ideas and techniques are constantly evolving. If you are just starting out in photography, all this information can seem overwhelming, so today […]
With a wonderful week having just passed by in the world of photography, we find Toad Hollow Photography working hard to find the best set of links to tutorials, special features and great photography to share here with everyone. This week’s list represents a fabulous collection of links from some of the most talented writers […]
To go with a set of 3 prime lenses versus a mid-range zoom was not an intentional decision. It happened over the course of time. Today the lens that is not in my toolbox is the 24-70 2.8 mid-range zoom. It is on my bucket list, but I’m not in a hurry. The reason? The […]
Was on a holiday in Jordan and visited some castle ruins. Played around with aperture and ISO and followed the light. The whole series is on flickr. Would like to know if the various light sources work for the viewer in this composition. f2.8 ISO 800 1/30 sec
This is a shot I had discarded because when I looked at it it was way too white. And now since I discovered the optimum exposure, I am revisiting these shots. This is one of them.
My son always tries to hide his disappointment when his team is losing. Caught him in a rare moment in the dugout, contemplating the odds in the last inning of a very tough game. I was trying to catch his disappointment, a little sadness or deep thought. Not sure I quite captured it, but as […]