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 …

How to pick the best family fall photo?

Introducing the 10 best-selling simple outdoor family fall photos: The nights are getting cooler and it’s time to think about those autumn creature comforts that keep you warm and fuzzy. If you’re anything like me, as the seasons change I feel the need to need to document the next stage …

What photography has taught me?

We dwell for so long on what we need to learn about photography, whether it be the settings, compositions, techniques. Today, I want to flip it and look at what photography has taught me in return. Patience Photography is all about timing. It’s about waiting for the right moment and …

Everything you need to know about camera filters!

You love you camera, and you’ve finally got your head around the basics, but now there’s all these different accessories and you don’t know your ND filters from your skylights. Worse still there seems to be a lot of confusion about what each filter is called. Just to confuse you …

My Gear 2.0

This post contains affiliate links. If you’d like to know more, Affiliate Disclosure I mean business! Hiding my camera in a pretty bag. My Lowepro Runner 450AW is my go to place. It keeps everything nice and safe and I know it has everything in there including the kitchen sink. …

Why I have a love hate relationship with Stock Photos?

Of course it’s a great idea to have someone else with the time and tech take photos for us, especially when we don’t always have the time, locations or tech to be able to achieve those photos. BUT The reality is that you spend the same about of time searching …