“Lake Mattamuskeet Memory” was captured by Liyun Yu at Lake Mattamuskeet, the largest natural lake in North Carolina and winter host to hundreds of...
When there are moving elements within the scene, such as clouds or waves, a neutral density filter may be appropriate. This will serve to enable a...
Consider trying to find a subject that is unique in some way. Many wildlife photographs work simply because the subject s is unusual, or starkly...
An East German gem that shoots square negatives is a pocket wonder The square format has always been popular with fine-art photographers and is...
Exploring the edges of darkness, Pete Bridgwood takes us on a journey through the stages of twilight, that magical time before sunrise and after...
Jeremy Walker, a landscape photographer, Nikon ambassador and course leader, has noticed some recurring mistakes when it comes to filter use. Here's...
LENS filters, such as polarisers and neutral-density (ND) grads, really need a feature in themselves, but don't be intimidated by these very useful...
Introduction The Leica SL is a high end 24MP full-frame mirrorless camera that has an astonishing 'EyeRes' high-resolution viewfinder, an incredibly high level of build quality and weather sealing, and unconventional though effective...
This guide assumes that you know how to use your camera in automatic mode and that you have your manual handy so you can work out how to do the things described here using your camera. Contents Introduction Taking Digital Photos Pre-...
An image sensor or imaging sensor is a sensor that detects and conveys the information that constitutes an image. It does so by converting the variable attenuation of light waves (as they pass through or reflect off objects) into signals, small...
Portrait photography or portraiture is photography of a person or group of people that captures the personality of a subject by using effective lighting, backdrops, and poses. No genre flourished in the medium of photography quite like the portrait...
Hey, I am travelling for a couple days for my sisters wedding, wanted a few nice personal family shots but don’t have a good quality camera. Was looking at renting one off Fat Lama, but I didn't know which one to get (https://fatlama.com/london-rentals/camera-hire). I was settled on the canon...
I've been commissioned to photograph a children's dance show, a subject which is almost entirely new to me as I usually take landscapes. Keen to be as unobtrusive as possible, I have turned off the focus beep and will use back button focus, but my camera, a Nikon D700, is nonetheless quite noisy....
I am having a debate with a friend as to which lens can shoot with the least depth of field. The two lenses are a Nikkor 85mm f/1.8 on a Nikon D800 or a Fujinon XF 56mm f/1.2 R on a Fujifilm X-T1. I suspect the Nikon lens has the edge. Is there a simple way of working this out? Harvey Collier...
As I picked up the same camera from my Dad earlier today and was puzzled by th text aswell I started my search. Looking at the front page of the Neues Deutschland dd. 30 april 1952 I noticed a announcement of the "Friedensfahrt", an international cycling race. The dates on camera refers to...
Hi Michel,   Did you already found an alternative lens hood for the 35-70 2.8 for use on a fullframe camera?    Regards,   Daan
Based on my own experience, first of all ensure that all the parents involved are happy for you to photograph their children. It only needs one parent to scupper things for you. The Nikon D700 is certainly quite instrusive when you release the shutter and there is no quiet shutter mode that you...