Monday, February 28, 2011

Using Focal Points in Photography

Using Focal Points in Photography: "Next time you take your digital camera out and line it up for a shot pause before you press the shutter button and ask yourself:"

Pentax Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS – PictureCorrect

Pentax Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS – PictureCorrect: "Pentax Imaging Company has announced its 12th generation of adventure series digital cameras – the PENTAX Optio WG-1 and PENTAX Optio WG-1 GPS. Featuring outstanding waterproof, dustproof, shockproof, coldproof, and crushproof capability, these extra-rugged models take adventure photography to new heights (and depths)."

“Photo of the Day” to Increase Photography Creativity – PictureCorrect

“Photo of the Day” to Increase Photography Creativity – PictureCorrect: "I have long incorporated the “Photo of the Day” exercise into my Photography Lab classes. They are a great way to make sure you are taking a least one photograph a day. They force you to begin to think creatively as you have to find more and more ways to photograph the same thing everyday."

The Joy of Standard Lenses

The Joy of Standard Lenses: "In the days of film, SLRs often came with a 50mm standard lens, but nowadays most DSLRs come with a zoom lens and many people have no idea how good a standard lens can be. Let’s find out, starting with the basics…"

Photography Grants And Awards Available Online

Photography Grants And Awards Available Online: "After my last post on the $5000 Photocrati Grant, I started searching the net for other opportunities that aren’t popularity based contest. I like Photocrati’s grant because it is based on content and quality, not just how good you are at soliciting social media hype."