Saturday, July 4, 2020

Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning

photographing fireworks

Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning: Everyone loves a great fireworks show and it seems that lots of people take pictures while they are at the show. Here is a question for you. How many great pictures of fireworks have you seen taken by any of your friends or relatives? I’ll bet your answer is not many. Now, have you ever [...]

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Aperture in Photography

aperture explained in photography

Aperture in Photography: To better understand what aperture is, we must first know how a camera works. Your camera is essentially a light-capturing device; light gets bounced off an object and is reflected into the camera. Light-sensitive materials in the camera then pick it up and save it either as a digital image (JPEG, RAW) or onto traditional [...]

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Five Tips for Shooting Better Macro Photography | Fstoppers

Five Tips for Shooting Better Macro Photography

Five Tips for Shooting Better Macro Photography | Fstoppers: As a macro photographer, I commonly get asked questions about shooting fast-moving live subjects, as well as how I create my compositions. Many elements come into play when creating these images, and so, I would like to discuss a few macro photography tips, including some that often get overlooked. 1. Lighting One of the most important yet overlooked aspects of macro