How-To Outdoor Photography Techniques
Master the skills you need with photography techniques from the experts. Whether you're a novice seeking advice on landscape, wildlife or nature photography or a pro looking for more advanced techniques, you'll find all the information you need, here.
Monday, February 23, 2015
Taming Contrast The dynamic range of tone can make or break an image If the number of ƒ-stops between the brightest highlights and darkest shadows exceeds what the sensor can capture, detail is lost
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
7 Deadly Compositional Sins Forget about adhering to the rules of composition and instead focus on staying clear of the pitfalls of a particular scene or situation Most of us have heard of the "rules" of composition, but how many of us have ever contemplated the "sins" of composition?
Monday, February 16, 2015
Storytelling Images Capturing the Essence Of The Moment allows you to tell a story in an image "The Essence Of The Moment"—A long time ago, I encountered that statement while reading a magazine article, and it really struck a chord.
Monday, February 9, 2015
Simply Have Some Fun Life’s too short to not enjoy every moment This is one of the reasons I’m often seen with a camera in my hand or I’m doing something related to photography
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Guiding Vision Ansel Adams was guided by an overarching vision for all of his photography. We look at his approach and how you can apply it to your own work. Adams developed an interest in and an appreciation for nature at a young age while growing up in San Francisco in the early 1900s.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Sharp & Rich As a digital photographer, you can learn a lot from Ansel Adams. Choose the right gear and emulate the attention to detail that Adams devoted to his craft to get your best possible landscape photos. Ansel Adams and Group f/64 were synonymous with image quality, sharpness and detail.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Orchestral Pixels A comparison of photography and The Phantom Tollbooth I recently returned home from witnessing a spectacular sunset
Monday, January 26, 2015
Zoo Photography Take better zoo shots It’s many people’s dream vacation to go on safari to Africa, Alaska, Yellowstone or other destinations where wildlife is abundant
Monday, January 12, 2015
A Sense Of Scale A photograph is two-dimensional Subjects that open their doors to our lenses are three-dimensional
Monday, January 5, 2015
Can You Keep A Secret? There may come a time when you have to post a photo on the web but are reluctant because you want to keep the metadata a secret Tips for removing metadata from images
Monday, December 22, 2014
A Frame Up A frame draws a viewer’s attention to the main subject Framing does exactly what the word implies
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Shooting In Snow & Ice Instead of letting your cameras hibernate, get out and take advantage of the best of winter The key to exposing snow (and bright ice) is to expose your scene so the snow is bright, not gray.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Capture The Light Regular readers of the Outdoor Photographer Tip of the Week have seen my photographic mantra a number of times If you’ve attended any of my workshops you repeatedly heard the words
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