Tip Of The Week Mastered the art of the wide angle lens? Know how to get stunning close-ups of wildlife? Our quick tips for photographers offer up landscape and wildlife photo techniques that produce immediate results. Choose a subject and see how your images improve.
Monday, August 15, 2011
How to Capture Great Travel Portraits Create interesting and memorable travel portraits Mergers are created when key parts of the main subjects overlap each other, touch another key element, or touch the sides of the frame.
Monday, August 8, 2011
Clean Backgrounds For Wildlife Don’t overlook an important facet of the image making—the background Regardless of how perfect the subject is, if the background is busy or competes for attention, the photograph will fall short.
Monday, August 1, 2011
How to Control Perspective Perspective can be significantly impacted via the use of lenses Wide-angle lenses take in a lot of information and push back distant objects to make them small and insignificant.
Monday, July 25, 2011
Composition: Avoid Mergers Prevent overlapping subjects to create good composition Mergers are created when key parts of the main subjects overlap each other, touch another key element, or touch the sides of the frame.
Monday, July 18, 2011
Patterns In Nature Learn how to portray patterns in nature that will do Mother Nature justice Mother Nature works miracles in what she creates.
Monday, July 11, 2011
Birdography Good bird photography begins with knowing the subject’s behavior Birds are a favorite subject of many nature photographers.
Monday, July 4, 2011
Get Off The Program Really think about what you want as an end result When I run my photo tours, I often get asked what exposure reading I'm getting.
Monday, June 27, 2011
How To Capture Great Scenics Focus on three key elements when taking scenic photographs A great outdoor scenic hinges upon three key elements - the direction and quality of the LIGHT; the COMPOSITION must be dynamic and compelling; and the SUBJECT should have intrigue to hold the viewer’s attention.
Monday, June 20, 2011
Defocus The Background Center attention on what's important in your photographs When all elements in a photograph are sharp, it tells the viewer that everything is important and commands attention from the viewer.
Monday, June 13, 2011
Creating Abstracts Isolate, get close and make use of the right tools to make unique photos Photographers have at their disposal many ways to create abstract images.
Monday, May 9, 2011
Diffusers The majority of the macro shots I create are made in late morning and early afternoon.
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