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Tips for Creative Plant Photography

In this article, we’ll discuss the whys and hows of photographing plants. Don’t worry if you’re not a nature nerd, if your fingers are distinctly non-green or if you find plants generally dull. Plants can offer great photographic opportunities to any photographer. Give plants a chance! If you start thinking about plants and the role […]

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8 Ways Photography Can Improve Your Life

How can photography truly benefit your life? In my personal experience, it can be a lifesaver—one of the most magical things that you can do in your lifetime. You don’t need to spend an obscene deal of money with this craft. Any kind of camera is good for getting the photography you really want. 1. […]

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Weekly Photography Challenge – Backlighting

Light is the most important thing in photography – you’ll hear that from many pros and teachers. There are many creative ways to use light, different colors of light, and direction of light. This week we’re going to focus on one particular direction of light – backlighting – for this week’s photography challenge. There are […]

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A Day At The Beach: Photographing Seaside Landscapes

Living on the east coast of the United States, I have easy access to any number of beaches to use as subjects for my photographic purposes. While many of these beaches may not be as dramatic as those on the west coast, they offer many photographic opportunities and shouldn’t be overlooked. Most people think of […]

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100 Things I’ve Learned About Photography

Since I found photography two and a half years ago I have learned different things which I would like to share with you today. These lessons have made me richer and I hope that you will find them refreshing and inspiring on your journey with the camera, too. 1. Never do photography to become a […]

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Seascape Photography Tips

One of my favourite places to shoot is the coast due to its variety and ease of access. I’m fortunate to live in a country such as New Zealand which has an abundance of beaches, even in a big city like Auckland. Here are some tips on how to capture beautiful photos at the beach. […]

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5 Great Ways to Learn Photography

If you’re just starting out as a photographer, congratulations! There’s never been a more exciting, or easier time to learn the art of photography. Today’s market is flooded with tertiary courses, books, workshops, websites, podcasts and online courses that didn’t exist as little as ten years ago. When I began my career 25 years ago, […]