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How a Slave Flash Can Bail You Out

How a Slave Flash Can Bail You Out

The problem most photographers have when using their digital camera’s built-in flash is that the unit has a limited range of up to about 30 feet maximum. This means anything out of range won’t be lit up enough to photograph and the images are often underexposed. An ideal solution to this is to use a slave […]

Knowing When Not to Use the Camera’s Flash

Knowing When Not to Use the Camera’s Flash

Knowing when not to use your camera’s flash device in photography is just as important as knowing when to use it. This is because the flash unit has a limited range and if you’re taking a photo of anything that’s out of this range they won’t turn out like you hope. Basically, a typical flash […]

The Advantages of Auto ISO

The Advantages of Auto ISO

One of the biggest advantages of digital photography is that you can quickly change the ISO setting in a digital camera. When using a film camera, the film comes in a designated ISO such as 100 or 200, and that means all of the photos on the roll must be shot at that setting, unless […]

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How to Get Your Travel Photos to Tell a Story

As the saying goes, “every picture tells a story.”  However, some pictures seem to tell better stories than others. If you’d like to improve on this technique and aspect of photography when taking travel shots there are a few things you can try out. If you can tell the story of a destination then you’ve […]

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Filter Forge – Give Your Photos Amazing Effects with This Photoshop Plugin

Did you ever hear about Filter Forge? It is a versatile Photoshop plugin that is useful for both beginners as well as advanced users. With the help of this plugin you will be able to create different kinds of effects and structures through the use of thousands of different smart touches that you can apply to photos. You […]

How to Get Kids to Sit Still for Photographs?

How to Get Kids to Sit Still for Photographs?

Taking a family portrait or children’s photos can often be difficult tasks if you can’t get the kids to sit still long enough for the shot. Family images are often used for greeting cards and to adorn the houses of family members. While many families hire professionals to take the photos, they can easily be […]

Filter Forge – Give Your Photos Amazing Effects with This Photoshop Plugin

Did you ever hear about Filter Forge? It is a versatile Photoshop plugin that is useful for both beginners as well as advanced users. With the help of this plugin you will be able to create different kinds of effects and structures through the use of thousands of different smart touches that you can apply to photos. You […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Today’s Digital Photography

Advantages and Disadvantages of Today’s Digital Photography

Along with the convenience of being able to take hundreds of photos without having to change film, there are several other advantages to taking photos with digital cameras, along with a couple of disadvantages. Cost First off, the cost is quite a bit less as you don’t have to by endless rolls of film. It’s […]