A while ago, I was looking at ways to improve the performance of Lightroom. One solution was to move the entire catalog to an SSD drive. The actual process was remarkably easy. However, it also got me thinking about some of the other obscure but handy things you can do in Lightroom. I spend a […]
There is a significant difference between an ND filter and a polariser filter. Hopefully, this article helps clear up the differences between the two.
Some of the most inspiring images that we see are created through long exposure. Using a slow or even ultra slow shutter speed adds a sense of motion to a still image. It also contrasts between the permanent and the temporary. A classic example would be the solid permanency of a building contrasted by fleeting […]
Your images are often scattered across multiple destinations and in multiple formats. So how do we go about archiving those images? Here are 4 tips for you to consider when looking at your archiving strategy
Vignettes are a photographic anomaly. They are a technical defect that we sometimes want to embrace creatively. However, it can also be a technical defect that we try to avoid. Confusing isn’t it? In this article we are going delve a little deeper into the shady corners of vignetting. We will look at what it […]
If you are a photographer that also dabbles in video, you may well have heard of the “cinematic look.” For many videographers it is a technique to aspire to. It can, however be quite elusive to achieve. There are a number of reasons for this, but in general, your camera is not one of them. […]