Category: Photography

What’s So Great about Digital Photography?

What’s So Great about Digital Photography?

Before digital cameras, the only way to get a digital image was to take a picture with a film camera, get the film developed, then have the photographic print or slide digitized using a scanner. Digital cameras eliminate the time needed for developing and scanning. When you own a digital...

How to Take Good Sports Photographs

How to Take Good Sports Photographs

Shooting sports pictures can be very exciting and fulfilling experience, provided you have patience and necessary skills. A fundamental knowledge of the game definitely helps in sports photography. Browse a lot of sports magazines or photography websites to get an idea and feel of the game.

Everything You Need to Know About Travel Photography

Everything You Need to Know About Travel Photography

Travel photography is inspirational and exciting by its very nature. The prime goal of travel photography is satisfaction and enjoyment one can get out of it. For any worthwhile photography, a deliberate and conscious choice is a must. This choice can be of the right film, right shutter speed, right...

What to Know When Photographing Children

What to Know When Photographing Children

One of the most common reasons for buying a camera is to capture those precious moments of children’s lives from the time they are born. Capturing regular moments of the children as they develop is something that will be valued for generations to come, so tackle the job with care....

Everything You Need to Know About Digital Camera Lenses

Everything You Need to Know About Digital Camera Lenses

A lens is probably the most important element in a camera, because the image quality is greatly affected by the quality of the lens. Compact cameras have fixed lenses, however SLR cameras use interchangeable lenses. Different types of lenses are available for various applications. These lenses are used for photographing...

99 Excellent Examples of Forced Perspective Photography

99 Excellent Examples of Forced Perspective Photography

Forced perspective is a technique that employs optical illusion to make an object appear farther away, closer, larger or smaller than it actually is. It is used primarily in photography, filmmaking and architecture. It manipulates human visual perception through the use of scaled objects and the correlation between them and...

How to Take Good People/Portrait Photographs

How to Take Good People/Portrait Photographs

People are probably the most widely photographed subjects. However, people photography needs special treatment in terms of composition, lighting, depth of field and most importantly a “natural look”. It is a misconception that shooting people/portraits needs elaborate studio equipment. Contrary to the popular belief, people can be photographed successfully in...

Getting Started in Digital Photography

Getting Started in Digital Photography

Digital photography has many advantages over using a traditional film-based camera. Once one has made the initial investment, one is not expected to purchase endless rolls of films and pay for their development and enlargement. The most important benefit of digital photography is that a person can take pictures again...

What to Know When Printing Images?

What to Know When Printing Images?

After taking pictures the next obvious step is to see the result. This is possible by making prints of Images. When black-and-white photography was popular, enthusiasts of this hobby generally gave the exposed films to professional studios/laboratories, but sometimes they developed and printed them at home. This was so because...

What to Know When You Photographing Interiors

What to Know When You Photographing Interiors

Lighting conditions indoors are much more uncertain than in the open air. The strength of the light as well as its direction may vary a great deal according to the size of the windows and the way they are facing. Besides, the room itself may be large or small and...

Learn the Basics of Digital Photography

Learn the Basics of Digital Photography

As a popular hobby over the past 170 years, one feature that remained constant in photography is the need for a camera to be loaded with a film that needs chemical processing. In a traditional camera, the photographic film, a strip of plastic covered in chemicals that react when exposed...

How to Buy Digital Photography Equipments

How to Buy Digital Photography Equipments

Before you start using your camera, make sure that you have all the right equipments that you will need to start the journey of digital photography. Whether you are a beginner or a professional, having proper equipments are must if you want success in digital photography. Without certain equipments, digital...

Understanding the Concept of ‘Copying’ in Photography

Understanding the Concept of ‘Copying’ in Photography

Color photography is not limited to live or solid subjects. You may occasionally be called upon to copy colored illustrations or even paintings. A Faithful reproduction of an original picture or document is called “Copying” by photographic means. The original can be any printed matter. Drawings, handwritten document or continuous-tone...

How to Photograph People Indoors

How to Photograph People Indoors

There are many ways to attack photography and some are much more expensive than others. If you can take pictures of people on black-and-white films by artificial light, you should be able to tackle color portraiture successfully too. When it comes to creativity then there is no limitation on resources....

Mix Collection of 99 Brilliant Photographs to Refresh Your Mind

Mix Collection of 99 Brilliant Photographs to Refresh Your Mind

When it comes to inspiration then there is no limitation on resources. Photography is one of the key sources of inspiration for some of my past work. Here we talking about photography of various forms like aerial, wildlife, underwater, portrait, nature, travel etc. which I find usually amaze me more...