One of the most commonly cited reasons that people give for wanting to transition from a point-and-shoot camera to an interchangeable lens system (mirrorless or DSLR) is the desire for greater control over their settings, which just means more creative control. Discussions of creative control and camera settings always revolve around the famed exposure triangle: […]
Deserts get a bad rap. People like sand, but most people only like the sand found on beaches. No one likes the desert. Deserts are hot and barren, so it’s understandable why they don’t usually make top ten vacation destinations. Deserts do, however, present a great deal of visual intrigue; they may be somewhat of […]
You’ve invested countless hours in your photography. This includes RAW files, post processing, exports to programs for sharing. Many have a backup hard drive for their computer for the just in case of ‘hard drive crash” moments. To protect and save your work, you may want to consider a strategy that doesn’t leave you sweating […]
Vision, as it pertains specifically to the creative process, is an incredibly abstract concept; there are dozens of different ways to define it and exponentially more ways to apply it. But what we all know for sure is that vision is one of the most — if not the most — important of all the […]
Another terrific week has just passed us by, with a lot of activity in the world of photography. This weeks lists of links features tutorials, a review, a handful of special features and the usual list of links to terrific photography. There is a wide range of topics covered in this weeks list, and we […]
This is not really a “landscape” photograph, so I decided to place it in this forum. Click to Flickr.
I’ve had my new camera for about half a month (15 days) now, and I’m still enraptured with the excitement of actually being able to capture what I see. I’m a novice photographer, up until now, all I’ve had were Point and Shoot cameras (2 G-series and after my last one broke 2 years ago, […]
Hi everyone. This is Kent. I am going to be selecting the POTW for awhile, as Rob is busy with other details. We may also select guest judges every so often. My choice for POTW, for July 6th, is “Little Blue Boy” by @Irene. This photograph succeeds on all levels. It’s technically sound. The subject […]