Summer seems to be arriving in the UK. Today was the first day that it's felt like you can get away without taking a coat out with you. To mark the occasion I took a walk around a local lake after work, to capture a few 'summery' shots.
Being stuck indoors on a rainy day needn't be a write off where your photography's concerned. There's loads of interesting, new and productive photography related things you can do to keep yourself amused and your creative juices flowing!
It's been a great week for photography news on the internet. Below are a few of the interesting links shared via Twitter.
10 stop filters increase the exposure by ten stops which allow the slight motion of any scene to be captured. Often used to photograph scenes containing clouds and water, the final image contains scenes of smoke like water and clouds that appear seared across the frame. Below are some examples of the great images taken using a 10 stop filter.
Going on holiday is a wonderful chance to relax and capture some photos of a new and exciting location. Making sure that you're prepared could be the difference between a time to forget and a great photography experience you'll remember forever. Here's a few things to remember and put into practice.
I was, well, mucking about with various post processing tools and software last night, and ended up with the below image. I know it's post processed within an inch of its life but I 'think' I like it, I'm not sure though???
Summer brings with it some wonderful photography opportunities that just aren't available at any other time of year. The warm weather allows us to spend more time outside, triggers colours and patterns in nature and is a time of year where everything is bathed in golden light every morning and evening. Here are some ideas for photography projects to get your teeth into this summer.