Congratulations! You got a new camera for Christmas but you don't know how it works. This is not unusual since today's digital cameras are more like computers than film cameras ever were. The good news is that today’s digital cameras are very smart and will usually create a great image as long as … [Read more...] about How Does Your New Camera Work?
Many of us like to get up close and personal with our photography! By that I mean we like to take macro photos. There are several ways to accomplish this feat, some without spending too much money. If you own an all in one camera, one with the lens permanently connected, your camera will have a … [Read more...] about Up Close and Personal
Greetings! The last time we talked I mentioned some tools and techniques on how to keep your camera clean on the outside. Today I would like to tell you how to do the one thing that so many photographers dread, clean the sensor. If you have a camera with a removable lens, you will at some point … [Read more...] about Keeping it clean, your camera that is: Part 2
Today I'm going to start by asking a question. Do you want to capture the best image possible, no matter what model or make of camera or lens you have? There can be only one answer, of course you do! Yet if we don't allow our equipment to work at peak performance our photos will suffer. One way to … [Read more...] about Keeping it clean!
Every time we take a photo we have the opportunity to make the image something special. Photography is an art form where there is no right nor wrong way. Only the way we want the photo to look. One of the ways to create an image just the way we want is by understanding depth of field and using it to … [Read more...] about Understanding Depth of field