The BEST Camera Gear For Wedding Videographers

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It’s a lot of pressure to create a wedding video. Have you ever felt that? I know I have. Documenting someone’s special day is a big responsibility so capturing the best video possible is important. And you need the right equipment. It doesn’t have to be the best of the best, but there are tools … Read more

How To Photograph Flowers And Insects Using Macro Photography

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Welcome to the big wide world of macro photography. It’s an extremely rewarding field, and like any new skill, it requires patience, and will take time to develop a level of expertise. But the best part, you don’t need to go further than your own backyard. Learning how to photograph flowers and insects using macro … Read more

The Best DSLR Cameras For Beginners

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Christmas is just around the corner, and what better way to show your love than to give the gift of creativity. If you’ve got a budding photographer on your list this year, listen up as I share three of the best DSLR cameras for beginners, along with their individuals features and price points. Canon’s EOS … Read more

Bounce Flash Photography Tips

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No flash, on-camera flash, flash that is bounced? Which is best? Bouncing your flash leads to gorgeous, diffused lighting that brings out the best in whoever or whatever you’re photographing. It’s easy to do and you’ll love the results. Bounce flash is a technique every photographer should be using as a matter of course. Check … Read more

DSLR Camera Accessories Every Photographer Should Have

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Over the years as a photographer, I’ve come to rely heavily on DSLR camera accessories. Some are absolutely essential while others are what I call semi-essential because I can live without them, but wouldn’t want to. Photography can get expensive fairly quickly so paring down accessories that will truly enhance your business is vital. Check … Read more

Kelvin And Color Temperature

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As photographers it’s important to know the color temperature of any given light source in order to get crisp, clear, realistic-looking photographs. There’s nothing worse than wonky color casts to ruin an otherwise great picture. What’s great about Kelvin is you can manually select your color temperature based on your light source. Understanding Kelvin and … Read more

Camera Settings For Dummies [Facts About Shutter Speed]

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Shutter speed is a camera setting that often confuses new DSLR owners.  It works in tandem with aperature and ISO to determine exposure. In this second post on camera settings for dummies, I’ll be explaining facts about shutter speed, and how to know when to use a fast or a slow one to ensure that … Read more

Camera Settings For Dummies [What Is Aperature?]

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Are you a new DSLR user trying to figure out the various settings? In this series of posts, I’ll be explaining terms like “aperature,” “shutter speed,” “ISO,” and “white balance.”  Settle in while I unpack camera settings for dummies, specifically answering the question: “What is aperature?” Not that you’re a dummy, just a newbie, that … Read more