YOU Are the Secret Sauce – NOT Your Camera!

There is a common theme out there that if you want to take quality images that people will ‘wow’ and ‘aah’ over then you need to fork out lots of money for the best gear. It’s simply not true. There are plenty of people out there today taking great images on entry level equipment, old […]

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Choosing a Tripod

Choosing A Tripod

Know what you want to use your tripod for. Is it for general everyday use? Do you want to take it hiking with you? Is it for landscape photography?   There are stacks of tripods out there that may suit your needs but you need to understand how you are going to use it, where […]

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5 Tips

5 Tips for Shooting in the Outdoors

Before you just grab your back and head out to take some photos, there’s a few things you need to do to get the best out of your photography for the day.   When you go somewhere new, it’s always a good idea to scope out your location first where you are not rushed and […]

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What is Aperture?

One of the 5 fundamental concepts you need to understand on your camera is aperture. Photography is all about the light and keeping tight control on how much of that light hits your camera’s sensor is important to taking good photographs. Aperture is one of the basic technical things you need to know. Once you’ve […]

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Developing Your Creative Flare

Photography is in the eye of the beholder. Unless you are a photo journalist your photography will become your art. Taking a great photo isn’t just about Aperture, ISO and shutter speed. Aside from the technical aspect of photography you will ultimately end up with your own style. Your style maybe in the way you […]

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How to Take Good Photographs

When starting out as an amateur photographer you need to know some fundamentals that you’ll be continuously working ¬†on mastering so you can improve your photography and keep moving to the next level. Rarely are you going to just walk up to a subject, pull out your camera and take a great photo. Taking a […]

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Storing Your Digital Photographs

You’ve been out for a few hours taking photos and you need to dump your images down to your computer. Awesome! There are some things you can do to make life easier for yourself. Everyone should dump their images onto their computer. It’s safer than leaving them on your flash or SD cards and it’s […]

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