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DSLR Auto Focus Modes Made Simple

Back when digital cameras first came out, telling others you use auto-focus was a guarantee that you’d be laughed at. Nowadays with advances in technology you’d be a fool to not use it. Advanced auto-focus systems are better than ever, allowing you to capture sharp, clear photos...
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What Is Picture Composition?

You’ve likely heard the word composition thrown around a lot. But what exactly does picture composition mean? And how can you use it to improve your photos? After years of training photographers online, I can say that I’ve finally come up with an answer. And it may not be what...
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6 Composition Rules Every Camera Owner Should Know

One of the easiest, most effective ways to improve your photo compositions is by following the tried and true rules. Rules that have been passed down for centuries, from artists as far back as Ancient Greece. The following are a few of the most well-known composition rules (and a...
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Getting An Eye For Photography

Ever wonder how you too could develop an eye for photography like the pros? An eye that can walk into any situation, bad light and all, and find photo opportunities all the other camera junkies completely look right over. After reading countless photo books, attending numerous...
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Five Familiar Photo Mistakes: Which Do You Want to Overcome?

Tired of deleting what seems to be every photo you take because they just don’t look good enough? Are many of the photos you take blurry, too dark, or just plain ugly? I am going to reveal to you five familiar photo mistakes and give you a simple solution to each of these...
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A Quick Introductory Guide to Focal Length

Your focal point measures how strongly your lens converges or diverges light. But in plain terms, your focal length controls lens optics and perspective. Focal lengths can range from extremely wide (think of fisheye lenses) to extremely telephoto (think of those enormous camera...
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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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