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
The ancient Greeks had a popular admonition: “know thyself.” Today I am going to give you another admonition: “know thy camera.” Many of the best photographs are the result of a fleeting moment. Capturing a fleeting moment in the camera is hard enough. Capturing a fleeting moment and customizing it … [Read more...] about Know Thy Camera
Today I would like to talk about one of the most useful buttons on a digital camera. In fact, it may be the single most useful feature next to the shutter button itself. This all-important button activates a setting known as exposure compensation. As the name implies, this setting allows you to … [Read more...] about Is This the Most Useful Button on my Camera?