Everyone should try something new right? Life is a series of experiences and learning. As with life, photography is as much about learning new techniques as it is about improving skills you already possess. One such new technique is the Brenizer Method.
Photography and photographers are pretty popular on Twitter. It's quite difficult to sort 'the wheat from the chaff' when it comes to deciding who to follow on the social site. Here are my picks of the top 10. I have included photographers from differing fields, as well as a post processing Twitter account well worth a 'follow'.
Squirrels are known for their tameness and inquisitive nature. Put a camera anywhere near them and they seem more unable to stay away.....
Cloudy skies and water make for a great subject when capturing landscape scenes in HDR. The ability to extenuate the effect of the clouds reflecting on the water offers added interest to an already ideal scene for photography.
I have reported on numerous creative ways of capturing portrait photos with a difference, but this has to be one of my favourites so far! London based photographer Rut Mackel has captured a series of portraits of his subjects smacking their face into a glass door.
Now, as anyone who knows me would tell you, I am not someone that you would expect to find in Hobbycraft. However, today I found myself wondering about the store with my wife, who was there to get some invitations. I noticed a few packs of 'quilling paper' which immediately caught my eye, as they screamed out to become a subject of some macro photography.
In celebration of today's Chinese New Year, below is a gallery of everything 'Chinese'. Happy New Year!