OP Expert George Lepp tackles your technical photography questions in Tech Tips.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
What’s In My Bag
In response to the many questions from readers, Tech Tips details the contents of George Lepp’s camera bag This is one of the most frequent questions I receive, for this column, at my seminars and workshops, and during chance encounters in the field.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Talking Technique With Future Pros
Unlimited Depth Of Field • Panorama Techniques • Extending Long Lenses • Back To The Future In my role as a Canon Explorer of Light, I recently presented a short, but intense seminar to the ASMP Student Chapter at the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California.Looking at some of Linde Waidhofer's photography, it occurred to us that she has a way of framing subjects within the rectangular frame.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Look! Something Shiny!
Starring The Sparkles • It’s All In The Cards • Cover-Ups Specular highlights, those seemingly random pinpoints of light reflected from shiny surfaces, can be huge distractions in photography.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Lepp On Fall Color
As the days shorten and the leaves turn, Tech Tips offers up some advice for getting your best shots of the season Relax. It doesn't happen on just one day.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Taking It Slow
Water Done Softly • Time-Lapse Drama • Getting More MMs • Traveling With The Big Glass There are so many options when it comes to portraying the subject of moving water.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Triumph Over The Color Cast
B&W Saves The Day • Composition And Content • Assembling Gigascapes • Keeping Track It wasn't a difficult decision to convert these captures to black-and-white, but it did require care to retain detail in the white snow, black lava outcroppings and massive forest areas while keeping the tone of the dark blue sky.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
10 Steps To Photographic Fulfillment
Take the journey from disappointment to delight I've been hearing a lot lately from photographers who are working hard at their craft, but are just plain disappointed with the images they see on their screens and prints.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Hot Summer Tips
Shooting Local • Botanical And Commercial Gardens • Falling Water • High-Basin Wildflowers • Up, Up And... • Time-Lapsing • Lightning In The Daytime • On The Water It seems that all my photographer friends are going to Iceland this year, and last year they went to Africa, and sometimes they bring home great photographs that I feel like I've seen before.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Improved Dynamic Range • Expanded ISO • Extended Depth Of Field • High-Resolution Panoramas Digital Ground Glass Perhaps in no other genre of photography has the advancement of technology so greatly improved our technical and creative options.
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