Category: Photography Education

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Worksop Wednesday: Golden Hour

Okay, photographers. Let’s discuss light. Better yet, let’s discuss how you can improve your photos just by choosing a different time of day. We are talkin’ Golden Hour. Golden Hour is an amazing hour prior to sunset and a little after when the light is AMAZING. If you have been photographing families, couples, or just people in general during midday, you may be familiar … Read More Worksop Wednesday: Golden Hour

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What Does It Take to Be a Photographer?

Hello, all photography enthusiasts! I do hope you are having a wonderful day! Today I want to help you follow your dreams. What is it going to take to become a photographer? Here are a few things: Knowledge Initiative Drive Creativity Over the next few weeks, I will be addressing what it will take to become a photographer. Not the business side… yet. Simply … Read More What Does It Take to Be a Photographer?

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Capturing Snowfall

Hello! I thought I would put up a quick tip on how to capture snowfall. This isn’t the only way to catch the snow, so keep experimenting! First find something dark (trees, barn, etc.) to contrast the snow. Trying to photograph snowfall when your entire background is white will be frustrating. Second, decide on if you want to freeze (haha!) the snow or if … Read More Capturing Snowfall

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Photography 101: Shutter Speed- A Low Light Technique

Thanks for stopping by my blog! This is the second entry of my Photography 101 series. Today we are going to talk about Shutter Speed! You can have a lot of fun with shutter speed. This post is more focused on long shutter speeds with inanimate objects… for the most part. First we have to discuss what shutter speed does.

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Photography 101: ISO

Hello! Thank you for visiting my blog! This is the first entry of my Photography 101 series. In Photography 101, we will learn how to use our cameras. What you need is a DSLR, your camera’s manual, and a can-do attitude. This series is for the beginner. I am also working on Photography 201, which is learning about light. Check back often for updates. … Read More Photography 101: ISO