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Monday, December 4, 2017

Over time, I’ve started to notice that a majority of the mistakes I see come from the same small group of errors that are repeated constantly, particularly by less experienced photographers.

Please keep in mind that all of these common mistakes can also be advantages when done well and with purpose. This article is not about those times, but is an observation about how often I see them done the wrong way. As a photographer, you need to build the right foundation of skills before you can successfully veer away from them.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Photography is a vast field of study and application which many aim to build a name in. You might want to achieve some of those incredible shots that you come across in various nature and photography magazines. You might also try them but fail, despite investing in expensive equipment. Do not be disheartened as photography is a science as much as it is an art. Be patient and work on your skills as much as possible. Photography expert David Justin Urbas has some tips for the aspiring photographer. Let's have a look :

Photography Tips To Help Beginners Get Started

Do not focus on expensive equipment - Many beginners make the mistake of going after expensive equipment right at the start. It must be noted that expensive equipment does not necessarily translate into quality photographs, but skill does. Learning and mastering photography is a process that requires a lot of practice and dedication. 

Do invest in a tripod - A tripod is necessary in order to prevent photography mistakes due to shaky hands. When you do not have to worry about keeping your hands still, it is a lot easier to focus on clicking good photos. This step helps many novice photographers grow their skill and expertise. Timed shots are better taken with tripods. 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe Photoshop has long been the industry standard image-editing software for photographers. It’s a comprehensive and powerful program, and despite its reputation for being complicated it can actually be used with relative ease by photographers of all ability levels.

The possibilities it opens up are almost endless; from basic adjustments to high-end retouching to creating surreal composite images, Photoshop can do it all. So, whether you intend to make major adjustments to your shots or just minor tweaks, these 10 tips will help you do it faster and more effectively.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

With over 700 million active worldwide users today, 100 million more than nearly 4 months ago, the highest engagement and conversion rates of all social media platforms, and double the reach of Twitter, this is THE platform to build your brand!

As one of the fastest growing social media apps with already 200 million daily users on the new Instagram Stories feature, more than Snapchat’s entire user base, the competition is growing rapidly and it’s more important than ever to stand out here!

Read more: https://www.authenticchiclifestyle.com/single-post/2017/07/07/9-Tips-Instagram-pictures-editing

Friday, August 25, 2017

In the never-ending quest for great mobile photos, it can be tempting to ditch the camera app that comes with your phone for something far more advanced and exotic. However, if you know what you’re doing, you can get some high-quality results from the default camera app on your iPhone or Android device—and here’s how: http://fieldguide.gizmodo.com/8-tricks-to-take-better-photos-with-your-phone-1783801733

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

You see it’s all very well and good to have a portrait that follows all the rules. The most striking portraits are those that break all the rules. Look at some ways to break out of the mold and take striking portraits by breaking the rules and adding a little randomness into your portrait photography. 

Friday, July 7, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Photography is considered to be an art by many and rightly so. But it is also a subtle science which can be mastered with the infusion of innovative ideas and experimentation. Depending on the type or results you want there are various guidelines to abide by. These ensure that your photos pan out the way you want them to. Photography has evolved massively since the first photograph was taken back in 1826. It has been cultivated by many different innovators over the ages. Nowadays we have access to so many filters and effects on our smartphones that can make average photos look good. But clicking a picture that speaks a thousand words without any modifications, is the true mark of a great photographer. 

Many aspiring photographers fall into the trap of blindly following the trends and so-called guidelines that are generally accepted in the sphere of ]photography. This is okay but then can easily lead to mediocrity. Think of itr this way. In order for your photographs to stand out, you have to be an innovator yourself. Whether it's the angels, playing around with different light conditions, apertures, shutter speeds or flashes. Other than understanding the best way to highlight the subject, the above mentioned factors can make a huge difference. Experienced photographer David Justin Urbas has some useful photography tips that help you increase your skills. Let's have a look - 

Photography Tips To Help You Become A Better Photographer 

1. Use light to your advantage - It is important to learn how to use different light levels and exposure. The use of ambient and natural light should be done in an educated manner. Don’t be afraid to experiment with different light types and levels. The use of light can be the difference between a good and bad photograph. 

2. Study aperture - The depth of field of any photograph is affected by the size of aperture you choose. Smaller the aperture, greater is the depth of field. This is crucial to understand if you want clearer backgrounds. If you’re focusing on a singular object, you can keep increasing it until you reach a sweet spot. 

3. Play with exposure - Tweaking the exposure settings is a good way of experimenting in low and bright light conditions. You can get various interesting results if you play around a bit with your camera’s exposure levels.

4. Think out of the box - In the field of photography, it is always a good idea to break the rules from time to time. Many great photographs have resulted from silly toggling and experimentation of the so-called rules. It is possible to bring a distinct identity to your photos, with the use of unconventional angles, uncommon settings and interesting subject/background contrasts. 

5. Nothing wrong with editing - Using digital software for editing your photographs is completely okay. Don’t let anyone else tell you otherwise. There are excellent features, filters and effects which can transform your photos to masterpieces. 

By following these photography tips, you can bring new life to your photos. 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

It’s quite common to document every fleeting moment through social photo apps like Instagram and Snapchat.If your social snapping has inspired you to take things to the next level and you have already equipped yourself with a DSLR, it’s time to hone your skills.Even if you have a few years of photography packed away, we still implore you to get crafty with your camera with these tricks and tips, regardless of experience or photography style. 

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017