Deep down, no matter what anyone says, we don’t like to be told that our pictures are no good. We love the pictures we take – the ‘art’ we make – no matter how lame it may actually be. I’ve got nothing against that. But sometimes, we need to ask for our photos to be … Read more Photo Critique – A Short Guide to Giving and Taking it
Three weeks ago, my MacBook Pro crashed. It had seen a year of good service, and because it was my first ever Mac, I’d just about set it up to workexactly the way I wanted it to; and it crashed. The Apple service provider in my city said that the logic board had died, and … Read more It Pays to Know Your Equipment
Photo By:Bruna MirandaYesterday, I upgraded and I downgraded. I upgraded from a standard Free Flickr Account to a Pro Account, and I downgraded from my Canon 5D with L series lenses (stats) to my old Konica-Minolta Dimage A2 (stats) dSLR-like camera. So what’s the deal? I’d found that I was restricting the images that I … Read more Upgrade Photographs / Downgrade Equipment? What’s up?
I hadn’t checked out Photography Voter before I made my post yesterday, about how you’ll get better expressions if you can get people to look at you “through the lens”. I just did, and look at what I found. Just on the first page! A whole bunch of posts about Portrait Photography! 5 Tips for … Read more More Portrait Resources!
Photowalks are fun. I know this. I’ve been in the practice for ages, but it was only recently that “jargon” was applied to it. Now that it has, there are a lot more organised “photowalk” happening. Apparently I’ve been missing a bit… Especially in my home-town, Chennai. Now, Chandrachoodan of Selective Amnesia has been quietly … Read more Chennai Photowalk #4
Canon today announced their replacement for the 1Ds MkII, the 21.1 megapixel EOS 1Ds MkIII. The news of the USD 7,999 camera was splashed across amazon.com pages for a while before some details went offline. However, engadget managed to get some screen shots. Apparently the EOS 40D has been announced too. Go to dpreview.com for … Read more Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Yes, I’m all drooly and skeptical at the same time, you can tell by the large pictures… It sure does look like a Canon… and not any Canon that I’ve seen till now. I’m in two minds about buying that point n shoot now… Word is that Canon’s new camera is likely to be a … Read more Possible pics of the New Canon 40D
by The JohannEspiritu™ 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. What information? Well, do read on… All these years I’ve been taking pictures with SLR and … Read more Point n go shoot
…well, life happened. I’ve been quite busy, running between two, no, three photo-shoots, post production of the photographs from those photographs and a website design that needs to be completed in a hurry. I have just not had the time to post here, and may not be able to for another couple of days. However, … Read more What happened to the post?
The Back-Story 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 … Read more Why am I asking you to use Firefox on a Photography Blog?
Photographs have an unnatural power over people. They create an image, taking reality and amending it according to the wish of the photographer. When you take a photograph, remember this. The photographer is all powerful. How your subject is interpreted is based on how you take the photograph. The lighting, the background, the colours, they … Read more It has got to connect