Night Photography

Taking photographs at night just after the sun has gone down and the stars have started to come out, is a great time to learn and practice both Nightscape and Long-Exposure Photography As you still have enough natural light to see what you are doing and set up your camera before it gets too dark,Continue reading “Night Photography”

Adding Background Movement

So adding background movement in a photograph is all about getting your panning right along with your camera set up, so what is panning I ask myself. Panning is having the ability to move your upper body but keeping your feet still and your camera on target to the subject you wish to photograph, whilstContinue reading “Adding Background Movement”

Wildlife Photography

A Wildlife Photography is a very popular style, with bird watcher’s spending crazy money on lenses. Taking photos of wildlife will test every little photography skill you learn as wildlife never stays still for long, so setting up your camera and using the correct settings is a must. I’m still trying to get the hangContinue reading “Wildlife Photography”

Using ND Filters for the first time

So here goes, my first time trying out ND filters after purchasing a Cokin P series ND filter kit from Amazon. ND filters are designed to help cut out light and therefore allowing you to set lower camera speeds in daylight etc. Remember I’m still new to all of this, so may not have setContinue reading “Using ND Filters for the first time”

Playing with Long Exposure

Long Exposure photography so what is it? well, everything I’ve read so far points Long Exposure photography being anything that requires and tripod, as the shutter speed time is too long to take a photo holding the camera by hand without taking a totally blurred and out of focus photograph. The photo can also showContinue reading “Playing with Long Exposure”