Articles by Lu Ming

How to shoot the splash with water

1. Use the “flashlight A” to illuminate the cup penetrate through the “translucency background” from the bottom.2. Use the “flashlight B ” to illuminate the fruit from the 45° angle frontage .3.Use the two“Black masks” to let the cup have a black outline, On both side.4.Use a small aperture -number(eg:f 22 even less), that can have a large-scale depth of field.5.Use shutter release and tripod.6. Manual focusing on the cup’s axes center.7.Try many times.8.Try to frame... continue reading

Shooting still life with simple and easy equipments.

Usually I create photos with 3D max , Photoshop and so on. Because I have no DSLR incourrent. But it is can not prevent the interest of photography of mine.Some time I can create some useful pictures with my DC[has macro function].For example:The green leafI use abig piece of draw paper for a background, and use some sulphuric acid-paper[half transparent quality of material] all around the leaf to make up a soft light box. And a single flash light is the chief light, Shine through the leaf... continue reading

Why does this simple picture has so many downloads of my on line photos

This picture has the most downloas of my online photos in current.It is not shoot by a camera, but it is made by a software named 3D max ,In the picture is only a football on the grassland, and the most importantly is this picture is very easy to create by a software.But I am so amazing, This simple picture has so many downloads actually. In opposite , my another photo which had took the most time and vigours of mine to create it, Just have 0 download and 24 views. continue reading

Where to take pictures outdoors or indoor

Many shutterbugs think that shoot outdoors is find the beauty which is created by the God. But shoot indoor is create by ourself.First and foremost, shoot outdoors we can not cortrol or change the light of the nature. So we only to find the beauty and then use our cameras catch every beauty moment. In addition shoot outdoors we can feel close to nature and enjoy our life.Shoot indoor ,however , has attractions of its own. In the first, we can use photoflash lamp and still life desk in our studio.... continue reading

With great caution to use keywords softs

The other day I used a kind of keywords softs which once I find in Internet.But due to use the keywords softs careless, So that my photo on line has many irrelevant keywords.As a result my account was be suspended.So I check all your images,and remove all irrelevant keywords. And then my account was be re-opened.I recommend all my friends do not use such softs. And come up with the minimum 10 keywords requred on my own. continue reading

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