Exposure Triangle Cheat Sheet

Following on from our previous post on the exposure (exposure basics) we thought we'd post a handy Exposure Triangle Cheat Sheet. Trying to wrap your brain around new concepts can be, at least for the majority of us ordinary folk, quite…

Ramblings on Black and White Portraits

Ted Grant once famously said "When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in Black and white, you photograph their souls!" and I couldn't agree with him more. I've always felt…

Christmas Photography Tips

Well with Christmas almost upon us again, where does the year go? It seems like it was just yesterday I was standing in the cold, wet garden letting off fireworks for the kids! Anyway, I digress back to Christmas and photography. I thought…

Exposure Basics

Exposure the foundation¬†of photography In photography, exposure is referring to amount of light reaching a photographic film or digital camera sensor and determines how light or dark an image will be. Now considering photography is…

So what is this Bokeh then?

If you have done any reading online about photography or spent any time talking to photographers, you would have no doubt heard the word Bokeh come up at least once, but probably much more if truth be known. So what is this Bokeh then?…

My Night Photography Essentials

We have all seen those stunning night photography images captured by the professionals, but it's not as hard as you may think to capture some breathtaking shots of your own, all you need are a few extra bits of kit and a will to get…

All about lenses

Friends and family are always asking me for advice on photography and photography equipment as they know how passionate I am about it. Occasionally their questions are regarding the settings on their cameras and which one would be best for…

What camera should I buy?

If you are reading this, then you are probably new to Digital photography and looking for information to get you started on the road to the perfect pictures. And have probably already asked or at least thought of the 3 most common questions…