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The Concept Behind Depth of Field

The Concept Behind Depth of Field

Harold Davis, photographer and author of Creative Composition: Digital Photography Tips and Techniques, wrote in his book: “Depth of field is a key compositional element in many, if not most, photographs. It is one of the most important tools a photographer can use to...

Photography 103: The Rule of Thirds

Photography 103: The Rule of Thirds

The composition of a photograph is key. No matter how nice your camera is, or how perfect the setting and model are, if you don’t compose your picture properly, you risk taking an unbalanced or a low-quality photograph. Fortunately, a technique known as the rule of...

Tips to Improve Your Photos in 2020

Tips to Improve Your Photos in 2020

As the new decade begins, now is the perfect time for people to focus on their creative and professional goals. This especially holds true for photographers. Though taking a picture can be as simple as pointing a camera and pressing a button, taking a well-shot photo...

Spring Photography Tips

Spring Photography Tips

Protect Your Equipment It's no secret that camera gear comes with a pretty price tag. It's also no secret that springtime weather is often a messy mix of mud, April showers, and pollen. Save money in the long run by investing upfront in accessories that will allow you...

Missouri in the Winter

Missouri in the Winter

Missouri is the perfect place to get the full winter experience without the threat of serious problems. The weather is consistently cold, but it rarely drops too far below freezing. While it will snow several times throughout the winter season, big snowstorms are very...

Firearm Photography Tips by David Kenik

Firearm Photography Tips by David Kenik

It is necessary to understand the importance of photographing any objects, including firearms. Many individuals sell their guns on local and national websites, and a posting with detailed, high-resolution pictures will sell quicker and for more money. There are a few...

Photography 101: Lighting

Photography 101: Lighting

The popularity of photography has grown exponentially in recent years. One of the primary reasons for this increased interest is the accessibility of quality cameras. Whether a photographer is using the top of the line Canon or the built-in camera on the latest...