The vital how-to's for photography enthusiasts: how to create the perfect camera setup, capture the perfect picture, edit your photos and beyond.
Want to Take Your Photography to the Next Level? How to Be a Travel Photographer
Most of us like to take happy snaps and selfies, but a few take a deeper interest in photography. Photography is considered an art form and like other forms of art it can be used to evoke an emotional response from the viewer of the captured images. It is both technical and artistic at the same time.
How to start with photography
Like every new year, people have new goals and aspirations. After finishing a very difficult year for many, 2021 is a fresh start to learn new skills and conquer new goals. Learning photography helps us to capture special moments in life. There are many different photography styles, so don't think it’s just portraits photography. The easiest way to begin your photography journey is by learning the camera fundamentals.
Understanding Manual Mode
When you first get your DSLR you’ll probably put it on Auto, point, shoot, done; you have an image. Yes, this dose give you a photo, but you have almost no control over how the camera takes it. Putting your camera in Auto means that you’re giving all controls over for the camera to assess what the camera sees and trust it put the right combination of settings together to expose your image well. Sure, this can be used for the sake of take a family photo while using the timer, or if you’re just starting out or have no interest in the mechanics behind what makes a great image.
5 Simple Smartphone Habits That Will Improve Your Photography Now
Most of us carry a smartphone in our pocket and when we see a once-in-a-lifetime event, we grab for our smartphone. Frantically, we try to put the phone into camera mode and capture the moment before it’s gone.
10 Best Newborn Baby Photography Outfits You Should Try
It’s the creativity of a photographer to bring style and change in newborn baby photography. Newborn photos mostly have the same styling and atmosphere. So, if you want different and more creative ideas regarding the baby’s outfit then you must go throw these tips.
photos during the Coronovirus epidemic
With the Coronovirus raging on, I've done some exploring around the city to beat the ennui and boredom I have been feeling the past 9 months. From Molly's Cupcake, which won the cupcake war on the Food Network, in the South Loop to a beautiful dog park on Michigan and 14th Ave. to a colorful outside patio bar (Flo & Santos) on South Wabash to a random trip to IKEA and the forest preserves in Schaumberg, yours truly has done some ambulating around the streets of Chicago. I also treated myself to some take-out dim-sum from Minghin, a Michelin restaurant in the South Loop and to some mango and lychee and honeydew bubble tea from the same place (talk about double-fisting :) Although it wasn't the same as eating in at the restaurant with the beautiful decors and ambiance, I loved the siumai, the shrimp crepes, the egg custard tarts, and the BBQ pork buns that transported me to the fares of Hong Kong.
10 Tips For Nature Photography.
What is an inspiring nature photo now? Such a photo should provide the viewer with new thoughts, new ideas, new plans. It should make you think and make you curious. Besides, the photo must be strong, attractive, and technically correct. But how do you do that?
'The Camera Does Not Matter': Creating Movies with a Phone
You’d be surprised how capable that piece of technology you have in your hand actually is. Phone cameras have come on leaps and bounds in the last few years to the point where it’s relatively commonplace to see films entirely shot on phone’s making their way into film festivals, and even theatrical releases. Whilst you will never get the same level of control and detail that you would get with a DSLR or cinema camera, you can get incredibly close.
8 Tips to Help You Take Incredible Photos with Your Smartphone
The quality of smartphone cameras is incredible. Unless you’re really into photography, you definitely don’t need a DSLR to take a great pic. And even if you are into photography, you’re much more likely to have your phone with you when you spot that perfect moment for a photo.
How To Create Film Presets
A Vintage Adventure One of the quickest rising and trendy aesthetics is the vintage look of film. I agree that the grainy surface and vibrant pops of colour add a timeless value to your photo. There is almost something more meaningful about the older appearance than the general style of any standard print. If you are a photographer who is steady with the trends of the social world, film is continually becoming more popular, and will certainly help you attract more visitors to your page!
Photography For Beginners
When I started photography I thought that I need a super expensive camera in order to shoot really pretty photos. Although everyone were saying I don't need I wouldn't believe them really. For my first camera I got Canon 450D and I've been using it until now. With my camera I've got trough a photography school, some photoshootings and some paid work for clients. In these past 4 years I learned some tips and tricks how to turn photos from a low budget camera into photos that look professional.
How You Can Turn casual Street/Travel snapshot photos into Extraordinary Photo Stories!
A walk down Las Vegas Boulevard turns ordinary photo snapshot moments into an unique photo story! Driving down Las Vegas Boulevard (left) and discovering an extraordinary view in the sky behind a replica of the Eiffel Tower at the Paris hotel (right).