6 Quick Photography Hacks

6 Quick Photography Hacks

Sometimes you just wish you had a piece of equipment that you just haven't got around to purchasing yet. Sometimes you just want a quick and easy, one off solution to a problem you face whilst out on a shoot. Here are 6 quick and nasty hacks for just those occasions.
Bangkok Nights

Bangkok Nights

I have been reprocessing some of the photos I took on a trip to Bangkok a while back. Using some of the techniques I have mentioned in previous posts I have managed to produce some shots which previously I had discarded (but not deleted). It just goes to show that revisiting previous files can be a rewarding exercise :)
Beautiful Photographs Of The Rolling Countryside

Beautiful Photographs Of The Rolling Countryside

Countryside vista's are one of the most impressive, colourful and beautiful landscape images that you can take. With rolling hills, fields of crops that form a pattern to the horizon and the natural light from a setting sun, it's no wonder that these images are some of the most popular on the web.
How Photography Enhances Our Lives

How Photography Enhances Our Lives

Photography is not just another medium, we all know that, but how does it impact, affect and guide how we live? I've been thinking about this and, for me anyway, photography has changed who I am and how I live for the good, and for good.
Using Motion Blur In Landscape

Using Motion Blur In Landscape

Occasionally using unorthodox effects can turn an otherwise standard image into something which captures the imagination and draws interest. I recently experimented with motion blur within Photoshop on a previously taken image of bluebells in a wood.
Quick Correction Of Direct Sunlight In HDR

Quick Correction Of Direct Sunlight In HDR

HDR is great for capturing highlights, mid tones and low lights, there are however some downsides (for me anyway). You cant see how the merged image will look whilst out on the shoot and sometimes, direct sunlight can look very over exposed and 'flared' on the merged photograph.
An Early Start In Devon

An Early Start In Devon

I was in Devon at the weekend, staying with friends and enjoying a great evening celebrating 2 birthdays. On the first morning I took the opportunity to get up early and capture some shots of the stunning countryside that Devon is famous for.