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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
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
There is a famous quote that alludes to the idea that a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, while agreeing with this quote, it is essential to state that a well taken photograph is worth much more than a thousand words. This article offers advice on making sure your photographs are worthy of th
Sunlight is essential when photographing architectural exteriors and the architectural photographer, as any professional photographer, must be able to "control" the light at all times. This is one of the challenges for the architectural photographer, because the only light source he has to
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
Printing your photos to canvas prints is a nice idea for a gift or asa piece of artwork for your home. A lot of people print photos to canvas prints because it's cheap andcan be turn into a great piece of artwork.
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
Without a photography studio, it can be difficult to take quality photographs of small objects. A photography light box is an easy and cheap alternative--it provides even illumination from all sides for any object that can fit in it, costs only $5 and takes 30 minutes of your time. Light boxes are p
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
Although this can be difficult, it doesn't have to be. It just takes some forethought and planning. I have heard numerous stories of people pulling into the driveway of their new home, opening the car ...
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
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
When it comes to portrait photography then capturing the fun of childhood is one of the most difficult aspects to master. If it is a child or group of children, there are certain elements that ...
Michigan Bungalow - This Arts and Crafts style bungalow sprang up all over Detroit from 1910 to 1925 and is widely seen in this area still today. Bungalows can be designed in any style of ...
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.
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 ...