Photography is all about light and mastering your camera is all about getting the right light, at the right time, in the right quantity every time. Yes there are things like composition, blur, right time of the day/night and what not but this blog is just about exposure and managing lighting conditions while learning more about your camera. So let’s talk about a few good tips on how to quickly go to the settings that get you a great picture with the right light getting on the sensor.Basically as... continue reading
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I must admit before getting down to business, that I do NOT like advertisements! In fact, I am almost to the point of despising them. I know, you are probably thinking, 'Then why on earth are you writing about them??' Well, throughout my years of computer and phone work, I have clicked on my fair share of ads. Whether on purpose or by accident, these conveniently inconvenient distractions have caused me to fall victim to their appearances more often than not. So from the consumers... continue reading
I like to write romance novels and Dreamstime is the perfect location for me to look for potential book covers because I’m looking to publish independently. There are so many images that have potential for me that it took me six hours to choose the one I want to use for my first cover.But for me, what would a perfection location be for this type of photo? Personally, I would choose a small country town, with quaint old buildings and maybe one traffic light. A place where traffic isn’t an issue... continue reading
Location, location, location - one of the most important factors for success in real estate, retail and of course photography. But how do you find the right location for your next photo shoot? Fortunately, whether you are looking for the perfect spot in your own backyard or across the globe, there are a number of tools and hacks you can use to help with your quest – most available free of charge!Learn from the locals There is no better knowledge than local knowledge – and fortunately folks in... continue reading
When you are on the road wanting to take a photo, you need to have a plan. If you feel like taking a photography on the road I've got some tips for you. I live up north in Norway, and are surrounded with mountains in midnight sun in the summer and Northern lights in the winter. Often I take the car when I'm going somewhere. Often I have a specific goal with my driving trip. I've got some few tips to decide what you want to take picture of. If I'm on a road trip, there is nothing... continue reading
Spanning over few years working with models of all ages, genders and social status it has come to one simple conclusion - people like to obey. Although harshly said, this punchline demonstrates the main principle, which comes with a specter of "if's" and "when's". Really not to sound like a dictator, we are talking about a worthy leader and not a self-conscious easily hurt egomaniac baby boss. Once the model sees in you the professional*... continue reading
The right images can improve your content significantly. But what does “right images” mean? It means to be able to create a connection between the copy and the visuals you use on a page or in an ad, landing page, poster… you name it. In such cases, the message and the images must complete each other, so you can avoid the disaster of a confusing project (no matter its nature).Check for high-quality resolution alternativesThe first feature to look in when... continue reading
It's was a sunny morning and the ground was wet. In the corner,the moss was growing with active life. And the pathway, the pathway was covering with the high trees.When I walked along the quiet pathway, the water on the leaves dropped on my head. And I lift my head, there was a leaf being ate and just being left the vein.It was a so special leaf... There were so many leaves on the morning day, but just this one attracted my attention.With the cracked leaf, I got a special view to watch the... continue reading
I was going for a walk along an abandoned (I hope) railroad with my cousin and I was telling her that focus can make anything look good. To prove it, I took a quick snap of the first fallen leaf I saw on the railroad at f/5.6 to blur the tracks surrounding it. That night when I was going through my memory card, I realized how cool that picture was. It easily became one of my favourite pictures and it was only taken to prove a point :) continue reading
“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” said Alice to the Cheshire Cat.“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat.“I don’t much care where–” said Alice.“Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,” said the Cat.“–so long as I get SOMEWHERE,” Alice added as an explanation.“Oh, you’re sure to do that,” said the Cat, “if you only walk long enough.”Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland 5 Tips to... continue reading
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