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How to Capture All Elements in a Photograph

Focusing on several elements in photography--composition, light and depth of field--can dramatically improve the quality of your images. Upon mastering these basic building blocks, there are additional factors worth considering, including shutter speed, white balance and exposure adjustment. Althoug

How to Make the Colors of a Rainbow in a Photograph Stand Out Using Photoshop

Rainbows can be an impressive display of nature. And while it may appear easy to photograph them, the truth is that it can be very difficult to replicate them the same way as they appear in nature. Beginner and amateur photographers often will underexpose pictures taken of the sky. This is the resul

Basic Framing Materials

Framing is one way of preserving various art works such as painting, photographs, memento or memorabilia such as certificates of recognitions and citations, diplomas and among others. They are not only preserved for future generations but also serve as decorative art pieces that add beauty to our ho

To Blur Or Not to Blur?

Have you ever wondered how some photos have the foreground and the background of the subject of interest blurred out while in some photos everything in the photos are in focus and sharp? This is where depth of field (DOF) is applied to photographs. So what exactly is DOF?

How to Become a Photographic Journalist

A photographic journalist is different from your garden variety news writer in that the photographer uses pictures to tell the story. He may work for a newspaper or wire service, or opt to work as a freelancer, selling his newsworthy pictures to various publications. Becoming a photographic journali

Nikon Vs Canon in a Changing DSLR Marketplace

Nikon is in a very competitive marketplace, so what other manufacturers do has a direct impact on Nikons product direction. Twenty years ago, Nikon owned the 35mm professional photography market, and then along came autofocus, followed by digital. Canon was traditionally the number 2 company. Howeve

Better Pet Photos - In Three Easy Steps!

When you try to take portraits of your pets, do you end up with nothing but blurry blobs, down in the corner? Was your dog or cat even looking at the camera? Were they looking ...

How to Set Up a Home Photo Studio

Many photo enthusiasts are interested in setting up a home photo studio. Some want a more suitable space for taking pictures of family and friends. Others want to earn extra income or have full-time occupation. Whatever the reason, you can set up a home studio with the right space, setup and equipme

How to Reproduce Vintage Surf Art

In reproducing any type of vintage surf art, from posters and fliers to advertising and magazine art, there are basically two options available. One can invest in a camera or scanning equipment, printer and paper to produce quality reproductions, or enlist the services of a professional repographic

How to Photograph Indoor Sports

Indoor sports photography can be challenging and key moments in a basketball, volleyball, hockey, or arena football game are sometimes lost to blurriness and underexposure. The subjects are moving quickly, the lighting can be questionable, and often the photographer's access is limited to a small ar

SLR Cameras - What Is A Single Lens Reflex?

Most people know that SLR is short for Single Lens Reflex. So what does that mean? Why is a SLR different from other cameras? Since a dSLR uses multiple lenses, shouldn't it be a multiple lens reflex? This article will unravel the mystery of what a SLR really is and how it got that name.

Derry Wedding Photographer - Matthew Logue Photography

I am a photographer based in the Derry - Donegal area. I specialize in wedding photography, but I love getting out and about photographing beautiful landscapes. Recently I have completed work for the Derry Visitor ...

Choosing The Very best Camcorders

Today camcorders may cost a lot of money, particularly for a top of the line one. This is why when you are purchasing camcorders you must pick out a high quality one at the first ...

Expert Wedding Imaging in Spain

Photography is an art or science of capturing and creating durable images. A person who takes photographs is known as a photographer. Photography has lots of uses in business, science, art and recreational purposes. Photography ...