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Take a rest Reminder

" You have worked too much, take a deep breath , get up , and relax your self "This tool will remind you to take a Rest from time to time:https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/take-a-rest-reminder/bdnopgnmdeeocljoeelajooppilknbhg continue reading

How to take photographs of the night sky

Did you ever wonder how to capture the splendor of the night sky? Look no more! This shot is not difficult, it’s really just a matter of setting the stage. While planning your nocturnal escape, let me take you in the following lines through it step by step. First things first, we need to choose the location. Because of various factors of our modern life such as light pollution, stars are hard to spot in the city. The ideal location is one of total darkness. Such spot can easily be found using information... continue reading

How to Take Excellent Photos at Tourist Destinations

Visiting a popular tourist destination is always an exciting time, and you've got your camera ready to capture those famous landmarks during your trip. The challenge is to avoid taking the same photos from similar angles as every other traveler to the same spot. A few simple tricks will help you transform those bland vacation snapshots into dynamic photos that will capture the unique spirit of your destination and grab the interest of your friends back at home.Determine Your Photo Audience One... continue reading

How to create dessert pictures that really take the cake

Chef’s will tell you that you eat first with your eyes – meaning that food must look as good as it tastes.And that holds double when you are the photographer of those mouth-watering desserts we all love so much.Open any magazine or search online for the perfect dessert recipe, and you’ll find images that almost leap off the page and onto your fork.The dirty little secret of food photographers is they often have a team of chefs and food stylists working behind the scenes to help create... continue reading

Husbands, take note! – Wife Appreciation Day is here

If it’s the 3rd Sunday in September, then it must be Wife Appreciation Day – or as we like to refer to it in my house, just your typical day!Wife Appreciation Day was designed to celebrate wives without children – kind of like a Mother’s Day without the Labor Day.Although nobody is quite certain how it started, the general consensus is it was created by a loving husband to celebrate his childless wife.But it could just as easily have been started by the wife - or by the greeting card... continue reading

Take Travel Photos While taking care of our enviroment

I love nature photography, beach view is one of my favorite subject. The photo below is one of the 7,107 islands in the Philippines.      In my observation local people living in the island had a different role for taking care of the place .      I said to myself why not us? That's why let's all try to help in preserving our environment to the future generation. Even in our very simple way.Thankfully, there are ways that you can travel and put less... continue reading

How To Take Great Pictures of Flowers

The photo (below) in this post of the Snowdrops in my backyard turned out very well. (See the full frame photo in my portfolio). But, it wasn't necessarily going to happen without a bit of planning before snapping the shutter.Here are a few simple steps to consider when you are walking by a nice setting of flowers in order to increase the chances of taking a great shot.If you simply photograph the flowers from waist height you would find that the angle is too high and the distance too great.... continue reading

You have to be at right place at right time to take such shot

An awesome shot taken during heavy rain when a kid fell running on a slippery ground. These kind of photos are hard to find and you have to be at right place at right time. It was very exciting to watch stormy rain and natural beauty of the village. This photo has been approved for an monthly assignment at dreamstime.com . I’m hoping to win $300 or at least $200. Good luck to other contestants too.  continue reading

What does it take to get stunning sunrise/sunset shots?

  I have been an amateur photographer for many, many years. And one of my favorite subjects is sunrises. Yeah, I know, I am an early-bird so that makes it easier for me. But besides luck, I have found that there are a few important factors in getting those exceptional shots that people ooooh and ahhhh over.There are a number of factors involved in getting better than average sunrise and sunset pics. Many of these will be obvious to any experienced photographers out there. But even the pros... continue reading

HAPPY EASTER, everybody! And please, take care of your rabbits models!

This year's celebration of Easter has begun and so, I wish you all to have a Happy Easter,  together with the people and the animals you hold dear.  And since the Easter is associated in many parts of the world with the rabbit, I think it is a good moment to talk about something that has been on my mind for some time. In the short time I've spent as a photographer on Dreamstime, I did a lot of browsing through the photos in the database and I saw many beautiful rabbit photos and also... continue reading

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