Why Shooting Your Camera in Full Auto Mode Doesn’t Work

Let me start by saying that there is a time and a place for shooting in full auto.If you’re a beginner photographer, for example, full auto allows you to focus Continue Reading

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

Different Shutter Speeds for Different Situations

In this article we shall be discussing the use of different shutter speeds in different kinds of situations. Before we elaborate on that, let’s define what shutter speed is. Shutter Continue Reading

15 Beginner Tips for Winter and Snow Photography

Winter is a beautiful time of year and offers many opportunities for amateurs and pros alike to hone their skills and capture some great images. Whether you have a simple Continue Reading

4 Secrets for How to Get Tack Sharp Photos

We’ve all been here before. You get home from an afternoon with your kids in the park, at the ball game, or even a formal photo session only to load your Continue Reading

What You Need to Know About Camera Aperture

One of the most commonly cited reasons that people give for wanting to transition from a point-and-shoot camera to an interchangeable lens system (mirrorless or DSLR) is the desire for 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