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I got my dream gear 5D Mark II

Dear friends I am happy to share with all of you that finally I purchased my dream gear canon 5D Mark II. I must admit the quality of the produced images is awesome!!I started working on photography from around 2004. My first camera was Nikon coolpix4100. I brought that for shooting pictures of my daughter Mansi. Slowly I started loving digital photography. I started to participate in some online photography contest. I come to know limitation of my small gear. I upgraded to SONY DSC-H2 at around... continue reading

Composition: subject in center ?

Every beginner in photography does one mistake which professionals don't like i.e. keeping subject in the center of the frame. He must have been bombarded of advice for not doing that mistake again by senior colleagues.Centered place in the frame is considered having less visual attention of the viewer. A subject in center divides the frame equally & may confuse the viewers eyes where to look at? This offers a less visual weight to the subject.As soon as subject is moved from the center of the... continue reading

CD Buner : How I did that?

The idea to capture this shot illustrating visual pun was playing in my mind from many days. I was unable to find the way to execute it without any accident & damage. I am not a great photoshop expert so it was not easy for me. Finally I did it using multiple exposure trick. I had used it very first time & really enjoyed it.The details about the procedure are as:1. I placed a paper in the background & on a box with my CD/DVD driver on it.2. I used a flash for background on camera left... continue reading

To crop or not ?

In practical condition while shooting many times it is not possible to frame your subject as one is visualizing the shot. There may be number of reasons like the situation doesn't permit, limitation of lens zoom, the shortage of time to frame properly etc. My best advice to novice photographer always is take a breath & stop for 1 second before pressing the shutter button on the camera. After that do the followings:1. Look along all the corners & frame of your viewfinder & think once is it all... continue reading

Free 10-Week Digital Photography Course!

I came across Free Online Classes that I thought some of you might be interested in! Please tell them the KC Camera Club sent you!During the 10-week structure of the course, students will learn digital photography while working at their own individual skill level. Using the digital camera of their choice, they will explore lighting, color, texture, composition, and other subject matter to achieve a solid grounding in both technical and creative photographic processes.Sharing for those who... continue reading

My New 60mm/F2.8

I was willing to purchase a macro lens from many days, was unable to afford but finally I have recently purchased new macro lens which is Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USMI really love closeup & macro photography. Before purchasing this specialized lens I was using some local closeup filters with diopter +1,+2,+4 & +10. These filters were helping me to go close but it's really difficult to obtain quality photographs. Especially with +10 one gets very high distortion in corners, purple fringing,low... continue reading

10 Photography Quotes

Just sharing the thoughts mailed by my friend on World Photography Day.1. “ You don’t take a photograph, you make it. - Ansel AdamsFull awareness of what makes a good photo is essential in taking great photographs.Why would anyone be interested in this photo and what elements can be included or excluded to make it truly great?2. “ Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst. – Henri Cartier-BressonDo you know how many photos you have taken up until now? You will have to take thousands... continue reading

Ansel Adams:The Master of Landscapes

I guess all of you knowing the Master of Landscapes:Ansel Adams(February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984). He was one of the highly appreciated photographer in the world & is very famous for his fine quality of prints produced. His prints are still popular & in the sells.He was having great technique to capture beautiful landscapes with eye pleasing composition & exposure.Adams developed the famous and highly complex "zone system" of controlling and relating exposure. This was a a method for getting... continue reading

My Inspiration For Portrait Photography

Today I am going to share with you about my inspiration for the portrait photographic work. I have no shame to tell boldly that all my portrait photography work is highly inspired by the master in this field Manny Librodo. I always believe that everyone might be inspired from something & one should not feel ashamed to get inspired.Most of you might be very well familiar with his name & work. I still remember the first day when I visited his gallery on Pbase.It was a holiday morning & I can never... continue reading

Mansi & Me

Mansi she is my daughter 4 years old.You will find her lot of images in my portfolio because I really love her expressive face. She has got very beautiful eyes & charming face.I am writing this blog because she is the person because of which my interest in photography has been developed. If before 3-4 years you asked me about anything about photography I may have not able to tell the basics (Even today I am trying to lean those.. ). I didn't like the film cameras. I recall my college days when... continue reading

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