Unpredictable, rough weather often creates a good backdrop for some stunning photos. And there’s something about lightning that makes the photo that much extra special. However, capturing lightning in a photo is a lot harder than taking a snap of storm clouds. There is professional equipment you can use to […]
For most people, the best thing about summer are the beaches. The hot sun, warm waters and refreshing beverages. What’s there not to love? In this article, we’ll give you a few handy tips on beach photography and how to properly capture scenes, subjects and moments. 1. Be Aware of […]
Pregnancy is an exciting time for a woman as her body goes through changes. When it comes to maternity photography, it’s not just about taking photos of the big belly, but also capturing the essence and glow of the woman. Here are some quick tips to help you take the […]
After we discussed what makes manual photography such a relaxing and creative activity in the last post about manual SLRs, this time I want to share some tips and tricks on how to get more familiar with your manual SLR. Having these things in mind should help you better understand […]
There’s photography, and then there’s photojournalism. A picture is worth a thousand words and that’s why a photo can say so much about a current affair, event or subject. Being a photojournalist goes beyond than just knowing how to take a great photo. This is the second of a two […]
In photography, panning refers to moving the camera horizontally. With a bit of practice, you can achieve some amazing results. For example, the subject of the photo might be crisp and still, but the background is blurred with motion lines. I must admit, this isn’t the most easiest photography technique to master. However, it’s a fun one to do and requires a bit of patience, energy and lots of trial and errors.