Photography Tips – Focal Length Changes 3 Things – Focal Length Explained 2

When you change the focal length of your lens either by zooming in and out or perhaps by putting on a short wide angled lens not only are you changing the magnification that’s what makes far off things come closer you’re changing three other things as well. You’re gonna have an impact on perspective, depth Read more…

Portrait Photography Tips with Bella West FBIPP FRPS

Okay, well I’ve selected this locations because it’s where the family live, and i want to incorporate the environment into the portrait, that’s really important. uh.. not only am i going to do a portrait of Lauren here, i want to almost make it a piece of art. so.. er like a landscape. so if Read more…

Photography Tips – Understanding Light (Pt 1b) Appropriate Light

I can’t over emphasis how important light is if you want to get that wow factor into your pictures, it’s more important than expression, sometimes composition, location, it certainly more important than a whole host of menu settings you may find in the back of your camera. If you start shooting pictures in light that’s Read more…

Photography Composition finding the picture

yeah sometimes you’re driving along in the car and you see something out the window I think that like an amazing picture and you find a car park your rush around you come back with your camera you take a few pictures and they’re not quite what you expected having a brilliant subject to photograph Read more…

Street Photography Part 1a

street markets, there a brilliant place to practice street photography, and we know that this is a very very popular genre because of the number of requests asking about street photography. now it can be a bit of a scary thought to wander around in public, with your cameras taking photographs of complete strangers because Read more…

Photography Tips – DIY Pop Up Flash Diffuser Pt 1

I’ve always wanted to do a film where i can sit in a comfy chair and in a nice warm room on a cold winter’s evening, and it looks like I’ve got it. Anyway see all these puppies up here, birthday cards janey’s birthday yesterday, she’s nodding and going mm because she doesn’t like to Read more…

Photography Tips – how to avoid Camera Shake

That’s splendid Nat, that’s just right let your shoulders relax there we go, cool. That’s a lovely picture of Natasha, she’s standing in great light there’s a lovely background and everything else but it’s completely spoiled because it’s not sharp its fuzzy the most people think fuzzy pictures because the shot is out of focus Read more…

Film Photography with Sam Elkins

– So, we just got a new studio space, and we’ve been so busy with it that we forgot to come up with an idea for this week’s video. (booing) So, it’s a creative community, so let’s see if we can just knock on some doors and see if somebody will help us out. (knocks Read more…

Six quick tips to improve your digital photography

For chapter one in my book Stunning Digital Photography, I want to go over some quick tips that can really quickly improve your photography. I’m going to use my favorite model here, Cowboy. The first tip that I have is that I don’t carry a camera bag around nor do I use a lens cap. Read more…

Macro Photography Tips Part 1

macro photography or micro photography as it’s also becoming known as these days is all about getting in close. Now if I’m gonna take a picture of this flower here which to be honest I can’t even focus on with my eyes because i’m turning into such an old git I’m gonna need to get Read more…