Month: June 2019

Introduction to ISO in Digital Photography

The technology of camera has been developed rapidly. The latest camera invention is DSLR camera. DSLR is a digital camera which could create the digital picture. Digital camera is the technology which is able to stabilize the image. So, the pictures that are produced by a digital camera are cleaner than the traditional one.

The sophistication of the camera digital should be balanced with the owner skill. It will be useless if you have a digital camera but do not know well how to operate it. Therefore, you have to learn about the main component of digital camera and photography such as ISO.

ISO is the crucial thing on the digital photography. It can determine how the photo that you take is good enough in getting balanced light. ISO in digital photography measures the sensitivity of the image sensor. The … Read the rest

Benefits Of Restoring Old Photographs

Old photographs that have not been printed on archival paper would tend to fade over time and even start losing portions of the images due to discolouring. Restoring such photographs by scanning them with a professional digital scanner and then recovering the faded areas, will ensure that these original photographs are now digitally preserved for future generations.

Two very important factors to consider is to use a high quality, professional scanner that ensures you scan to at least 300dpi in order to ensure that the images would be good enough to print. A second factor to take into account is the use a high quality photo editing tool such as Photoshop in the editing and restoring process.

The photo editing tool should at a bare minimum have the capability of removing faded areas, remove any colour casts, as well as … Read the rest

Take Better Photos While Travelling

Photography is a means of building awareness across cultures, communities, and countries. Stunning images that depict a city’s spirit, for example, can speak volumes about a particular place-which parts of the city light up at night, the color of the sky, how the people look-small details that give people a virtual experience of the place. If you love travelling and taking unique pictures of your journey but haven’t mastered the art of bringing your photos to life, here are some tips you can use to enhance the impact of your travel photography:

  • Pack light – don’t bring the entire house with you when you travel. Scale down your equipment to what’s really important and pack only the essentials. This way, you can challenge yourself to improvise during tough shooting conditions. Sometimes a masterpiece could be the result of a fortunate
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Amateur Guide to Photography

Forget the numbers.

I am going to keep this simple for you so we can move on and actually start doing the cool stuff and not worry about the complete science of everything. Skip this by the way if you are already using your camera on Tv, Av or Manual.

To alter your settings on your camera, you are going to have to turn the dial on top so that it reads (for Canon) M, Av or Tv. If you are using the little pictures on top or the green square your camera is still on auto and will not let you change much. If you have your camera right now, set it to M. Don’t be scared, we are just playing with settings not taking a master class.

STOP! – F-stop – so what’s F/16? or F/5.6 right in … Read the rest

Peek At Photo Frames

Types of photo frames.

  • Wooden frames, these are perhaps the oldest of the available photo frames, they are made of wood that has been joined at the corners to form a shape that acts as a structural reinforcement to a photo. The wooden types are simple and readily available. The other advantage with them is that they are resistance to damages like breakages and abrasion.
  • Glass frames, these are the most modern of the photo frames they are made from glass and often are of limited small sizes due to their weight and fragility. Glass frames offer elegant displays due to the transparent nature of glass creating and a seamless illusion that makes the photo to be the center of attraction.
  • Acrylic photo frames, acrylic is a synthetic material that produces glass-like equipment used in different manufacturing processes. In frames,
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Taking a Snap Shot With Canon EOS

First of all, the main source of power of these cameras is in their lenses. Canon EOS cameras are basically single lens reflex or SLR cameras, which Canon first produced in the late 80s. Since then, the development of these kinds of cameras continued until computerization was integrated with the design. The new Canon cameras today have lenses that range from 12mp to 22mp, which can produce images with clarity.

Aside from this, digital technology also has upgraded the original SLR camera designs produced by Canon, giving birth to the DSLR which is now popularly used by professional photographers. It is this combination of great lenses and technology that makes photos taken by these kinds of cameras so good.

SLR is the acronym for single lens reflex cameras. This basically means that the photographer looks directly through the lens. The … Read the rest

Indoor Portrait Lighting Tips

Many people indulge in indoor photography both as a hobby and also as a profession. But it is a very tedious and complicated part of photography as a lot of emphasis has to be given to the lighting aspect. Since it is done indoors, there is a limitation of the availability of the natural light. Below mentioned are certain lighting tips which turn out to be very handy. These are as follows-

  • A. The most ideal light for these portraits is the natural light that streams in through the windows. Whatever is the location, it has to be seen that the shots are taken under the natural light when it is at its peak to get that special effect.
  • B. Reflectors are the aids which help to increase the existing light thus their placement is of utmost importance. Ideally these
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Mistakes Choosing Drone Photography Providers

Opting for providers who use low-quality drones

One of the most common mistakes individuals make when hiring drone photography providers is they usually think that all companies make use of the same equipment. Just like any other items, there are numerous types and brands of drones. Therefore, there are some service providers who offer low rates since they make use of low-quality drones. Because of this, photos and videos captured on the sky is quite unsightly, making your project into a mess. Because of this, it is best for individuals to first check the drones of service providers before working with them.

Hiring providers who do not offer safety services

The next mistake that individuals make when hiring drone photography providers is they fail to ask about safety services. As mentioned above, making use of drones can make aerial shoots … Read the rest

Benefits Of Opting For Drone Photography Solutions

Increased safety

One of the main benefits of opting for drone photography solutions is you can increase your safety when taking photos or videos. Of course, when taking aerial photos or videos going high is much preferred by photographers since they have a better and wider perspective. However, taking photos up in the sky can be dangerous. It gets even worse if you will be using a helicopter. Luckily, using drones in taking photos can be a safer option.

Better maneuverability

Another benefit of making use of drone photography solutions is individuals can have better maneuverability. There are cases when vibration of the engine, safety equipment as well as noise can affect you in taking photos. Apart from that, these items can also obstruct a wonderful view of a city or area. Thankfully, using drones can provide you with the … Read the rest

Buying A Waterproof Digital Camera

Features

There are many features that you should consider when making the purchase:

  • Housing: housing ensures that your camera is fully sealed thus water can’t get in. The type of housing varies from one camera model to the next. For example, a point and shoot camera has one housing while a DSLR camera has multiple housing options. In addition to the housing, you also need to consider how easy it is to operate the camera. As rule of thumb you should ensure that you are able to perfectly use the controls when the housing is on.
  • Manual white balance: this feature is important when you are planning of shooting without strobes. Due to the water properties, images that you take using natural light will appear blue. To remove the color cast you should go for a camera with a manual
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