Mailman’s Postie Adventures
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A Retrospective: Our Top Photos from Last Year
Celebrating the moments and subjects that inspired us to pick up our cameras.Top Shots of the Year: A Review As the year comes to a close and the new year begins, it's a great time to reflect on the progress we've made as photographers. One way to do this is by...
Mastering the Art of Double Exposure Photography
Explore the Creative Possibilities of Layering Photos to Create Surreal ImagesWhat are Double-Exposures? Double exposure is a technique in photography that involves layering two or more images on top of each other to create a unique and often surreal visual effect....
Appreciating Traditions Through Photographs. Thanksgiving, Christmas, Surf Carnivals, Smoking Ceremonies, Fire Dancers, and Ritual Dances of various cultures are all traditions. Perhaps you have something unique to your family, area, region, or even Country.
Fine Art Nature Photography Tips
Eugene Brannan Shares His Fine Art Nature Editing SecretsRecently I interviewed Eugene to find out how he creates his fine art nature photography. Watch this video...Purchase Eugene's Fine Art Nature Prints here: www.leathermarkproductions.com Follow Eugene on...
Architecture Photography Tips
Architectural photography teaches us all about light and composition. It can be challenging, but also quite rewarding.
Creating Drama, Mystery And Mood With Your Images
Shooting into the light offers so much more drama, mood and warm light. It can add a little mystery to your images and allows you to experiment and play with the more fine art style of images.
Capturing Stunning Images Close to Home (50m From Front Door)
There are often some really interesting and captivating subjects right outside our own front door, we just need to slow down and look. Often we are in a hurry to get where we need to go, we just don’t slow down and really look at what’s right in front of us.
Improve Your Wildlife Photography
Safari is actually a Swahili word meaning journey, “The caravan and equipment of a hunting expedition, especially in eastern Africa”
But other words can mean a safari too – exploration, expedition, adventure, wilderness, animals and birds. So it’s time to go on an adventure.
Exploring A Magical World With Macro Photography
Macro photography is all about showcasing a subject larger than it often is in real life – an extreme closeup of something small.
Capturing Playful Moments And Memories
Playful Lens shots are all about just that – Play. “To engage in an activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose”. So it’s all about capturing images of people or animals at play. It’s energetic, fun, entertaining and amusing. It can be free and uninhibited, imaginative, improvised and inspired. It’s how kids learn, how we should too.
Print It – Creating An Impact With Your Images
Nothing creates an impact like seeing your own images printed and hanging on the wall. There are so many digital images being taken every day – millions of them. But so few are actually printed. Printing really does become the final part of the photographic process.
Story Collection – Telling A Story With Photos
A Story Collection is essentially a collection of related images that tell a story. It is a photo collage of balanced images. Balanced in shape or size, colour, light and shadow, black and white. Images that work in together.
Starburst Effect: Add a Little Magic to Your Images
The Starburst effect (it’s also referred to as the Sunstar or Sunburst effect). Is about capturing the sun or external light and causing a Starburst effect within your image.
Create Artistic Images With A Nifty Fifty Lens
A nifty fifty is a 50mm Prime Lens, also referred to as a normal or standard lens, as it is similar to what our eyes see. It is a fixed-length lens.
Capturing Night Photography With Creative Imagery
Learn how to create beautiful and artistic night imagesWhat is Night Art? The definition of night art (or night light) is capturing images without the aid of the sun. Whether that is star light, moonlight or artificial light. Using our cameras to capture images using...
Splash Photography: A Great Way To Show The Fun Of Summer
Learn different ways you can create splash photographyWhat is splash photography? The definitions of splash are: 1) A small amount of a liquid that has fallen or been dropped, to become spattered about. 2) Splash of water or splash of color. Photography capturing...
Using Long Exposure Photography To Create Unique And Creative Images
Long exposure photography is created by using a long shutter speed to capture stationary elements of the scene while blurring or showing motion in the elements that move. It can be anywhere from a 1/2 second exposure to 10 minutes or more.
Personal Projects to Learn And Growing Further
Keeping the joy of photography alive for you.What is a personal or passion project? A personal project is something you choose to focus on to photograph over time. It can be a long-term project with no deadline or end. Your project becomes something that you want to...
Creating Triptychs With Your Photographs
A triptych is a set of three associated artistic, literary or musical works intended to be appreciated together. In photography, a triptych might involve taking one image and splitting it up into three different sections.
Best Photography Portfolio Website
Why it’s important to showcase you best photographs?
Are you at that stage in your photography journey that you want to showcase your very best images?
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