Believe it or not, many of those who are new to wedding photography often find wedding portraits or formal group photos the most challenging. It can be difficult to corral a large group and unlike in a studio, photographers have less control over the area’s lighting. Weddings are set in all kinds of places, from religious buildings to outdoors spaces, and photographers need to do their best to adjust. To make things a bit easier, here are some tips to consider. Scope the Place Out To avoid … [Read more...] about How to Get Perfect Wedding Portrait Photos
Many people would love to turn their passion for photography into a full-time job. In some ways it has never been easier to shoot great photos, however turning that into a well-paying job can be difficult. The photography market is somewhat saturated, growing and sustaining a business can be incredibly difficult. So if you are still up for the challenge, hopefully, this roadmap will help you on your journey. The first thing you need to do is specialise and focus in on one style of … [Read more...] about How To Become A Professional Photographer–Infographic
As an amateur videographer, you're always looking for low-budget ways to capture high-quality film material. If you need B-roll footage for your next travel documentary, action film or adventure video, look no further than the GoPro. Named the world's most versatile camera, GoPro's sturdiness and mounting capabilities offer countless ways to film, making it a wise investment. Here are just a few ideas for capturing unique B-roll footage: Take Advantage of SMPTE The GoPro's core technology is … [Read more...] about 5 Ways GoPro Captures Amazing B-Roll Footage
I know many, if not most have you, have already started the new school year. For my kids, that exciting day is this coming Monday. Just last night, we walked to the school to find out their new teachers for the year. My kids love school and look forward to the beginning of a new year.I look forward to the rebirth of order and routine in our house. There's nothing like the school year to keep us consistent. With 4 of my 5 kids in school, it's either routine or death. ;) I thought I'd share one … [Read more...] about Photos As Traditions
Friends frequently call me up and ask for advice on which camera to buy, and one of the most common question that I hear is, "How many megapixels do I need?"Well, let's answer that by first answering: What are megapixels?The word “pixel” comes from “picture element.” Seriously - who would have known?! A picture element is basically a dot. Digital images are made up of these colorful dots put together in the right order to create a picture. One megapixel equals one million dots, or pixels. In … [Read more...] about What are Megapixels?