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Essential Beginner Tips for Night Photography

There are so many exciting, creative possibilities when the sun goes down. With these opportunities, however, comes great challenge. In extremely low-lit scenes you have no way of seeing how the image will come out until after you’ve taken it. When using 30 second to 5 minute...
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Star Photography Exposure Tips and Techniques

When it comes to night photography, stars are one of the most exciting subjects to capture. With that said, there are a couple different ways that you can photograph stars – each dependent upon how you use your exposure settings. We’ll start by focusing on capturing stars...
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Digital Photography for Beginners

Aperture. Depth of field. Exposure compensation.  With so much to learn, what’s a beginner to do to get started in the world of digital photography? Follow along as we answer this very question and arm you with a solid foundation of the fundamentals of photography. You’ll be...
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Shooting White as White – Your Guide to White Balance

Most cameras are set to Auto White Balance, consequently meaning that most photographers shoot in Auto WB mode. Auto WB works great for numerous shooting situations but also doesn’t work for many others. When your photos end up with an unrealistic bluish, orange, or green cast,...
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Step By Step How to Teach Yourself Photography – the Practical Guide

If there’s one field of art that has more self-educated Pro’s out there than the rest, it’s photography. It’s how I learned photography. It’s how most of the pioneers in the industry learned it  And it’s how you can learn it too. These four steps show you how. With that said,...
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Understanding Exposure

Wikipedia defines exposure as… “…the amount of light per unit area (the image plane illuminance times the exposure time) reaching a photographic film or electronic image sensor, as determined by shutter speed, lens aperture and scene luminance.” Simply put, exposure is the final...
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11 Nature Photography Tips that Work

The fresh outdoors provide you with endless photographic opportunities. It’s easy to get overwhelmed. Where do you begin? Where are the best shots hidden? What equipment do you need? Based on my past experiences in the outdoors, I’ve come to realize that nature photography isn’t...
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