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Adding a sense of scale

I love to shoot landscapes - I'm fortunate in that I currently live in a very scenic Australian State where landscape photography is a must.At times, it's difficult to convey a sense of scale with an image - I know the depth and breadth and height because I can see it with my eyes, but I can't necessarily convey that to someone who is viewing my photo.One technique to give your images a sense of scale is to bring people into them, because people give us a familiar point of reference - we know... continue reading

Adding scale to a photo

How many times have you heard " That photo doesn't do it justice"Or when you see a photo of a big trophy fish it has a ruler next to it.Sometimes when you take a photo of an object you just can't tell how big it is without something added for scale.A good example is this photo of a Giant Sequoia tree in California.I took this on a recent trip to the west coast. At first I took some of the trees but when I viewed them I really couldn't see the mass and size of these monsters of... continue reading

Realism Rules for the Best Toy Cars

Following your passion is usually the best for success in life, or at least for personal satisfaction.My passion is realistic diecast toy cars, although many of them are not so much toys but rather accurate scale models.As I search Dreamstime, I found a definite lack of images of accurate scale model miniature cars, so I took it upon myself to photograph some from my own collection.The result is an ever-increasing assortment of Dreamstime online photos as I submit example daily, and get... continue reading

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