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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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Springtime is a Great Time for Portraits

Springtime… Days are warmer, longer and filled with the sights and sounds of nature’s rebirth, from flowers blooming in vibrant colors to the chirps of baby birds and other animals making themselves known. Everyone’s restless from spending winter indoors so it’s a great time to go outside and an even better opportunity to make great […]

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Sunshine: My Favorite Light Source

I’m a minimalist gal when it comes to most things, and photography equipment is no exception. I know that some people love equipment and gear; the more the better. But when I think about lugging lights, reflectors, and flashes around, my creativity takes a nosedive. My favorite light source, hands down, is the sun. In […]

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Beach Photography

Whether a tranquil haven of serenity or a jam-packed platform for sun worshippers, the beach is a perfect location for all genres of photography; macro, documentary, seascape, portrait and even wildlife. Here are some pointers to get your creative juices flowing when it comes to beach photography. Macro and Creative Abstracts Beaches are rife with […]

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What is The Best Aperture and Focal Length for Portraits?

Get the basics of portrait photography right. If you’re just getting started in portrait photography you’ve probably asked yourself what is the best aperture and focal length to use? To helps answer that question, we’ll show you how changing the aperture and focal length used can produce very different effects with your subjects. We’ll help […]

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How To Get The Most Out Of Shooting During The Blue Hour

By now everyone’s familiar with the basics of shooting in all kinds of natural light, but it’s high time we gave some love to the often forgotten blue hour. So, what exactly is the blue hour? It is that moment just before sunrise or after sunset when the sun dips below the horizon. This whimsical […]