A lot of people can be put off of flash photography due to their first experiences with it. The reason for this is that they use the internal flip flash unit on their cameras. These tiny little flashes push out a harsh, very direct flash that can give a very unflattering shot. Take a look […]
Are you looking for simple photography tips? Well, if you’re a beginning photographer you will encounter endless streams of advice and rules that purport to make you better — maybe even overnight. Some of this information will be foisted upon you by more seasoned photographers who feel a sense of duty to pass on their […]
There’s a lot that goes into being a successful photographer. Certainly, the stakes are higher for professional photographers, but anyone who engages in this craft will experience some degree of anxiety in pursuit of their goals. Of course, there’s all the technical skills one has to acquire and develop and, for some, a wide range […]
I suppose many of you are wondering – what are the most important camera controls beginners need to master? I am sure that like me, there are one or two of you that bought their first camera because you were attracted to all the buttons and dials it had. There was a sense of wonderment […]
The word “Flora” means the plants in a particular region, habitat or geological location and they can be usually native ones. Flora is usually brightly coloured and are looked at as subjects that create a warm and cheerful mood. You can find a lot of colours, textures and patterns in flora that can be very interesting subjects to photograph. Here are some tips and techniques for moody photographs of flora.
The bleak mid-winter photography. A time of toasty warm homes and the glow of a monitor as you edit a year’s worth of images. Or is it? You see the winter, as cold as it might be, does not have to be an end to outdoor photography. In fact, it should be an inspiration to […]