Photography is painting with light. As strange as that sounds, it’s true. You need to control the light if you want your pictures to be the best quality they can be. If a photo is “over-exposed”, that means too much light has entered the frame and the image appears whited-out. An “under-exposed” image is the exact opposite – the frame… Continue reading "Photo Fridays – Playing with Light"
Last week, I talked about the most common photography terms. And today, I’ll be showing you the very basics of actually taking good pictures. Photography essentially comes down to three things: light, composition, and focus. I will eventually cover all these in depth, but this week I’ll be covering how to get started taking some photos! 1. Find Your Subject… Continue reading "Photo Fridays—Photography 101"
I know, I know. On our front page we promise photography tips, and yet we (okay, I) haven’t written anything for the photographers out there yet. I intend to fix that. Starting now, the plan is to begin a weekly series of sorts where a new photography post is uploaded every Friday. The goal is to post in the mornings,… Continue reading "Photo Fridays— Intro, Vocabulary and Terms"