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7 Tips for Improving Your Wildlife Photography

2018-09-20T03:04:17+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Creating attention-grabbing wildlife photography that makes a lasting impression is a difficult and demanding challenge. Typically you’re battling a number of uncontrollable and unpredictable elements, not least your subject’s behaviour, the weather, the environment and lighting. But, when it all comes together it’s truly magical! To ensure you maximize every opportunity and extract the most [...]

7 Tips to Make Travel Photography Interesting Again

2018-09-20T03:04:16+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

It’s difficult to define travel photography these days. I see the same photos on Instagram all the time. Overly processed landscapes and sunset shots, the same pictures of a famous landmark over and over again and thousands of posed selfies on a beach swing. Most of these photos are considered to be travel photography but [...]

Tips for Using Neutral Density Filters for Cityscape Photography at Blue Hour

2018-09-19T03:04:20+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Neutral density filters (ND filters) are essential tools when it comes to shooting cityscapes at blue hour. Even without an ND filter, you could shoot for a few seconds of exposure (using a small aperture like f/13) when the light falls towards the end of dusk. But those opaque filters let you take even longer [...]

Five Reasons Why I Finally Bit the Bullet Switched to Adobe Creative Cloud

2018-09-19T03:04:18+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

When Adobe announced that they were transitioning their apps to a subscription model of the Adobe Creative Cloud in 2013, I almost fell out of my chair while clutching the cardboard box for my copy of Lightroom 4. It seemed absolutely crazy to me that Adobe would ask photographers and other creative professionals to spend [...]

3 Quotes for the Creative Photographer

2018-09-18T03:04:33+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Most of us photographers struggle with our creativity. As time goes on you’ll likely experience fewer moments of passionate inspiration and longer periods of hard work and creative dryness. It was during a period of creative dryness in my photography business that I discovered a whole breed of photographers who had been able to express [...]

5 Ways to Photograph Birds

2018-09-18T03:04:32+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Birds are beautiful animals to look at and are graceful in flight. However, it can be challenging to photograph birds due to their fast-moving nature. Here are 5 methods to help you capture better bird photos. 1) Go Wild Have you ever wondered where to find birds and which are the best places to photograph [...]

The Magic of Creativity Rarely Happens in Your Comfort Zone

2018-09-17T03:04:24+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

You’re not likely to ever excel at anything unless you push past what you normally do and exit your comfort zone. That’s unless you’re the type of person who’s not comfortable unless they are constantly taking risks. Becoming more creative with photography requires you to seek out new subjects. It means trying different techniques. It [...]

Why Your Camera Gear Doesn’t Matter

2018-09-17T03:04:22+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Many discussions in online photography groups and discussions revolve around “What’s the best camera brand?” or “What is the best lens for x?” or “Thinking about upgrading, should I pick between camera x or camera y?” and so on. It seems that a lot of people think that there is a Holy Grail of camera [...]