A couple of days ago, Brian Auer posted a project on his blog where he invited people to use a photograph that he would supply and process it in Photoshop (or any other image editing software). The idea was to see how different people take an image [...]
If you want the sharpest pictures that your lens can give you, remember not to use its largest and smallest apertures. Most lenses are optimised to be used in the f/5.6 – f/11 aperture range and give their best performance when stopped down a couple of f-stops [...]
Hi there… I need a bit of help; for a change, I need you, yes You… to share some information with me. It doesn’t matter if you’re new to photography or not, your opinion is welcome. [...]
Keep It Simple, Stupid
Remember the K.I.S.S. principle… It needs no introduction.
First the why
Why would you want to leave things out of a frame? More the merrier, right? The bigger, the better, right? [...]
How do you derive inspiration for your picture-taking? How do you stay creative? How do you get creative to start with? I’m hoping to open up some answers here, but you’re welcome to add to this list in the comments section.
Keep your mind open
This is an article written by a good friend, about what he’s learnt about flash photography and babies. Do read on…
This sort of question always comes up with anything that is new, that we are not used to. For e.g. would you stop using mobile phone as [...]
Like I promised, we’re going to take a look at some lens applications and what lenses you’d want for a given use. I’ve divided them broadly into the following categories
Ok, so maybe you don’t have a $3,000 camera, or the expensive lenses that go with it, but you’ve put in a tidy sum to get your camera gear, and I’m sure you’d like a couple of ideas on how to keep that gear ship-shape and humming all the time.
Keep it in use
Right now, I’m a semi-professional photographer, apart from taking photographs, I also do some graphic design, advertising design and web design. Over the years, I’ve always had trouble with designing websites because of the complicated tables that people used to use for web design… My print design experiences have led me to think [...]