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In this photography video tutorial, we are going to briefly explain to you the different in-camera metering modes, as well as show you some practical real life examples of each mode and how they behave in use.
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How high megapixel cameras compare to human eyesight.
Understanding Balance in Photography
Balance is a compositional technique in photography that juxtaposes images within a frame so that the objects are of equal visual weight. When different parts of a photo command your attention equally, perfect balance is achieved. In photography, there are two main techniques of balance you should be aware of: formal and informal. We’ll discuss the difference between each and how they can affect your photo.
4 Simple Steps for Dramatic Portrait Lighting Anywhere
What if I said that you can take great portraits anywhere, even in an ordinary garage? It’s all about understanding…
Aperture Priority vs. Shutter Priority vs. Manual Mode | Which is Best?
We’re going to take a closer look at the four main modes available on most cameras and discuss scenarios where each mode makes the most sense. Ready? Let’s dive in!
Demystifying Tilt-Shift Lenses | How They Work
Tilt-shift lenses have long been a favorite tool among architectural and landscape photographers for their ability to control perspective. They…
Grainy Photos 101 | Causes, Fixes and Artistry
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The Reciprocal Rule For Shutter Speed and How to Use It
Why does a picture come out blurry? Did your camera have focus problems? Are your shutter speeds too low? And…