Autumn photography

Autumn Photography

The weather is not always  pleasant- it’s wet, cold and gets dark early- yet, Fall is my favorite season, a dramatic season with a constant stream of changes. The leaves that change colors, mushrooms in the undergrowth, berries ripe for the picking, spiders on webs glistening with dew, chestnuts and nuts that you can pick […]

Tips for Night Photography

Night Photography

Many photographers mount their camera on a tripod just a few minutes before, to capture a beautiful sunset. But,  to get better results, it should be done much earlier than that,  at least, that is what I did, to get the results I wanted for the photos in this article. The Golden Hour The best time […]

Gray gradient ND filter

Gray Photography Filter

One of the biggest secrets of landscape photography, which can have a great impact on the photos you will take, is the gray gradient filter. Gradient filters are widely used for landscape photography because it is important that on both light and dark areas, enough detail is visible. By using a gray gradient filter, it […]

Photograph your pet

Pet Photography

Sometimes, it seems that the internet was invented  just so people can talk to others about their pets and share their pets’  photos to the entire  world wide web. If not the internet, maybe the weblogs, more popularly known as blogs, were invented solely for these purposes. Cat pictures seem to be mandatory for most […]

Polarizing Filter, for better color and less reflections

A good polarizing filter, (often affectionately known as a ‘ pola, ‘) is one of the most important accessories that a digital photographer can make use of. With the introduction of digital photography, the need for physical filters largely diminished. Many effects can already be easily added and altered on the computer. But, the purchase […]

Aperture, how does it work?

Wide Open Aperture

Of all the different manual settings of your camera, the tool that is responsible to make a creative photo is the APERTURE, by simply adjusting it, you can create a very big effect in your picture. These suggestions apply proportionately to both compact cameras like SLRs, the only difference between the two types of cameras […]

Compositions with color

Color Compositions

Color is a very important element in your photos. Color can elicit an emotional response from the viewer and adds a Visual impact to the picture. Colors are deeply rooted in the Visual culture. With color you grab the attention of the Viewer,  bright colors always have an important function. It’s not for nothing that pictures […]

Macro Photography

Macro Photography

The settings don’t make the picture. What counts is your own creativity that you use for a picture. Creativity is not captured in rules, and creativity is not something you can make a rule general. What we can try is to formulate some guidelines that can help you to get a more exciting macro photo. In […]

How To Use The Histogram For Better Pictures

Camera Histogram

Virtually any digital camera, from simple compact camera to professional digital SLR cameras, have the ability to show a Histogram of the image  (often hidden under the “info” button, sometimes several times). One of the most powerful, but also relatively often misunderstood functions of the camera. The histogram The histogram consists in general of a […]