How to find the best and affordable beginner cameras

Not sure what type of photography gear you need? The only 8 simple questions you need to ask yourself to find not only the best photography gear for yourself, but will give you some great tips to get you started. Take my Quiz to reveal all your answers. We all …

How To Be Successful In Your Next Photo Challenge

Bonus Material: 52 week photography challenge chart According to U.S. News, approximately 80% of resolutions fail by the second week of February, so the odds are against you on your 52 week photography challenge. Here my 3 ways to turn your 52 week photography challenge around: #1 Writing down your …

Exposure Help!

  What is exposure? You’re exposure if made up of 3 separate elements. Firstly: the light passes through the aperture which determines how much light comes in. Secondly: the shutter goes up to allow light onto the sensor/film. Finally: the ISO determines how much to increase the exposure by. How …

Shutter Speed and ISO

Saturday we looked at Aperture, the start of the Exposure Triangle . Today, we’re going to complete the Triangle. Why am I doing this together because I’ve found they are linked its best to talk about both at the same time. What is Shutter Speed and Iso? The Shutter Speed …

Aperture

What is Aperture? Aperture is how big the opening is and this affects the amount of light to enter and the depth of field.  As you can see from below the bigger the opening the smaller the number. (I know it’s annoying, but thats just the way it is) How …

Basic Composition Rules – Part 2

  Which rules you need to learn and how to know when to break them. Photographer’s use the term rules very loosely. Most of these are great starting guidelines, a brief introduction to the many compositional rules within photography. To help you get an idea of the types of photography …

Basic Composition Rules – Part 1

Which rules you need to learn and how to know when to break them. There are many composition rules within photography and luckily photographer’s use the term rules very loosely. Most of these are great starting guidelines, a brief introduction to the many compositional rules within photography. To help you …

Training your eye – Part 2

If you haven’t read Part 1. Stop and pop back and read it. It’ll be worth it. Many people believe that training your photographic eye can only come with time and practice. Like many skills out there is needs to be developed. Want to see the difference between a trained …

Training your eye- Part 1

Facebook Pinterest Google+ Twitter LinkedIn What does having a photographic eye actually mean? When you think about what makes a good photographer? Many people believe it to with the ability to use expensive gear. A while expensive gear certainly helps. If you give anyone a beautiful camera that doesn’t mean …