Friday, September 14, 2012

Shallow Depth of Field for Portraits – PictureCorrect

Shallow Depth of Field for Portraits – PictureCorrect: "We have all seen stunning portrait photos that have a blurred background while the subject of the photo is perfectly focused. When done correctly, these photos can be very dramatic, however, it might seem hard to accomplish, especially if you are not familiar with the proper techniques. A faster prime lens (with greater aperture capabilities) will give you an edge in this technique, but even an off-brand lens, such as a Sigma 85mm lens will give excellent results if you follow the tips in this article."

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Light Trail Photography Tutorial – PictureCorrect

Light Trail Photography Tutorial – PictureCorrect: "Taking photo’s of light trails may seem difficult, but it’s rather easier than expected, and is based on a lot of trial and error. Light trail photos are most common found with car headlights and tail lights, but you can also make light trails with stars (star trails) or any other light source in motion during low light hours of sunset or night."

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