Monthly Archives: January 2017

Autofocus Made Easy!

A photographer can compose a beautiful image and then ruin it because of improper focus. Even with all the exposure settings perfectly in place for the surrounding environment, you may still end up with a blurry photograph. This can cause … Continue reading

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White Balance Guide!

Have you ever noticed how different light sources affect the way you look in the mirror? While incandescent light may give a softer glow to your complexion, fluorescent light tends to unmask all imperfections. This is because different light sources … Continue reading

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What Is ISO and How Do You Use It?

In every setting, a photographer has to take into consideration the amount of light they have to work with. Thanks to flash photography, dim lit settings can easily be managed, but what if you do not want to work with … Continue reading

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Understanding Overexposure and Underexposure!

Although it may seem like common sense to always produce a properly exposed image, this is a rule that can be played with. Photography is an art and an artist should have freedom in creativity, even if this means that … Continue reading

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Metering and Meter Modes Tutorial!

Controlling exposure can be a challenge for photographers, especially when you are just starting out. It can be difficult to asses how much light is in a scene and how to adjust aperture, shutter speed and ISO to accommodate. If … Continue reading

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Shutter Speed Tips and Tricks!

There is no escaping it. Movement is part of every setting, from birds flying above to the quick blink of an eye, a photographer will encounter action with every shot. Even when doing portraits, the subject will not stay still … Continue reading

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The Right Way To Use Aperture Mode!

Photography is about light, without light, an image could never be captured. There are three kings when it comes to controlling light in photography and aperture is one of them. Using aperture can help improve a shot by either blurring … Continue reading

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DSLR Camera Modes Explained!

Before you can become a better photographer, you must first learn your way around the tool of your craft. Most entry level and semi-professional Digital SLRs come equipped with a dial displaying a list of modes to choose from. This … Continue reading

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