What is a “Stop” in photography? And why do I care? This training tutorial will explain the basics of exposure stops, what they are used for and how they relate to your photos and camera settings. Everything in photography revolves around the concepts of stops so you might as well make sure you know what it is. It will only help you yes? So take five minutes and learn something useful.
Ever wonder why your food photography does not look as nice as those in the magazines? Well, there could be a number of reasons, but Food Styling is what most photographers are missing. In this post I’ll lay out some tips and tricks to make your food look it’s very best for your next photo shoot with food.
An informative training lecture & interactive presentation on the subject of travel photography. Learn what you can do to improve not only your images but your entire experience when traveling abroad. Informative for beginners and world travelers alike.
My first attempt at light painting a residential home. I offer some advice based on what i learned and point out some of the mistakes I made so you can avoid them when you attempt to take flashlight in hand for a nighttime home image.
Are you about to take on your first corporate event gig? Even if you are not, this article is packed with useful information. Learn how to tackle that convention, expo or trade show so that you get the best imagery and a happy client with the least chance of something going wrong.
Macro photography has many equipment options and it can be confusing trying to decide just what you need and what you can do without. This article will break down the options and help you ask the right questions so you can make the right purchase.
Quality coin photography is a difficult thing to achieve. Balancing the need for detail with specular shine is a lighting juggling act that requires special techniques. This tutorial will help get you on the right track toward better coin photography.
Composition trumps all other aspects of photography. A technically perfect image with poor composition is still destined for the trash, but a beautiful composition with less perfect exposure or sharpness…. can still be a work of art. So before you waste too much time and money on equipment and learning fancy techniques, try learning some basic composition and watch your photography improve nearly instantly.
Too many photography tutorials only discuss aperture as the method a photographer uses to control depth of field. In fact there are four factors that control depth of field and using them together gives you far more options and capabilities than aperture alone.
Do you ever try and sell your photography and/or artwork online, for instance websites like Etsy or Craigslist, etc? Well…. while your artwork may look great, sadly that is not always enough to make the sale. The buyers often have trouble really understanding what the piece might look like within their own home. If only you…