Photography isn't just about taking a photo, framing it and hanging it on a wall or in a gallery any more. With the internet being such a large part of our personal and professional lives, taking the photo is just the beginning of the process. Once we have an image, there's the post processing using online tools and cloud software, sharing it online, on various networks and all of the tools to back up our work and keep track of what's going on generally.
Winter is often the season that creates the most chaos on the roads. But it's also my favorite time of your for photography. The world changes and takes on a magical, quieter and more peaceful appearance, which is great for capturing on camera. Below are a few quick tips to help you achieve some great winter photography images.
Apparently ambient noise improves our creativity. This may beg the question, why are city candid shots not always more creative than landscape shots, where there is very little noise, well, I don't know, but this is science!
Pinterest is a great resource to store inspirational content. Categorising and sorting differing types of inspiring content, and having that information readily available wherever you are, at any time is a real advantage when your a bit stuck for ideas. It took me a while to see what a great resource Pinterest is, but now I get it, it really is a very very useful site indeed!
Every photographer worth his salt knows that light is pretty much the only raw ingredient when it comes to producing a great shot. Just as a sculptor works with stone and a carpenter with wood, the photographer must work with light. In order to be truly successful, a photographer must fully understand how light behaves. Knowing how light will react in any given situation is the key to getting the perfect shot time after time.
Wordpress has proved itself to be the number 1 choice of website platform all over the world. There are countless themes for the photographer to choose from, both free and premium. Personally I always choose premium theme for the quality and support offered. Below are 16 great portfolio themes in a grid layout.
It's finally starting to get cold here in the UK, it's mid November and people are still wondering around in t-shirts! I took advantage of the frost and clear skies this morning to take a trip to the lake for some sunrise photography.