Wildlife photography is one of the more challenging genres in photography. So many things have to go right to capture a truly unique image, and often the photographer has no control over over those things. It doesn’t always work out, but when it does, the feeling is very rewarding. Here are a few simple tips […]
Archives for February 2018
While many of you photographers have heard of the golden hours – that short time immediately after sunrise and before sunset where the light is incredible for photography – there is another time that creates a surreal environment with natural light.
Children’s portraits by Kim Anderson are famous for their sweet innocence and nostalgia. They capture moments of childhood in black and white with details hand-painted in color. This mixture of young and old, little children with old-fashioned photography, has made Kim Anderson a well-known name. Kim Anderson isn’t the name of a photographer, though. It’s […]
The “Golden Hour” is a unique time just after sunrise and just before sunset when light is especially beautiful. The angle of the sun creates strong shadows and brings out textures that are not always visible during the day. The light is also softer and more even, like a natural softbox. The Golden Hour can […]
Newborn and baby photography has taken on a new life of its own in the photography industry. Each day new props, outfits, and accessories are being created for use in newborn photography. It also helps to have adorable, sleepy babies that are just a few days old and very pliable to work with.
Whether you’re trying to get a fantastic sunrise shot or staying up all night photographing star trails, photographers need their caffeine. Nothing’s better than a perfect cup of coffee or tea to get you going–except, perhaps, for a photography-themed cup of coffee or tea. It’s one of those things you didn’t know you needed until […]
Refining your techniques and post-processing workflows as a photographer can take years of practice and effort, both in finding your creative niche with your photos and learning the advanced software used for editing. With modern technology and smart phones making it convenient for anyone to take a picture, professional photographers are being challenged to work […]