Bought Your First DSLR? 6 Tips for Learning How to Use Your New Camera

After a lot of thought and research, you finally pull the trigger. You bring home your first digital camera, pull the sleek marvel of engineering out of the box, and Continue Reading

13 Camera Settings Every Beginner Needs to Know

Virtually any DSLR or mirrorless camera you buy today comes with a bunch of options and settings, all designed to help you get some awesome pictures. Most of these cameras Continue Reading

7 Camera Features It’s Easy To Forget

Seven Great Camera Power FeaturesModern digital cameras are complex beasts, with so many powerful features packed in that it’s easy to forget some really important ones – you end up Continue Reading

Creating Botanical Portraits: Shooting Modes

Photography is light. Deciding the best combination of shutter speed and aperture to record that light depends upon your desired effect. The aperture controls the amount of light via the Continue Reading

Easy Guide to Exposure Compensation

We all know that the shutter speed, aperture, and ISO form the exposure triangle, controlling how light or dark our photos will turn out. However, in order to properly handle Continue Reading

How to Use Exposure Compensation to Take Control of Your Exposure

You don’t have to shoot in Manual mode to take complete control over the exposure process.When you use shooting modes other than Manual, the camera will set at least one Continue Reading

Light and Shadow: Two Powerful Photography Tools

Quality photography relies heavily on light. The very meaning of the word “photography” underlines the importance of finding the perfect lighting balance, as it stems from two Greek words: “phos” Continue Reading