Monthly Archives: December 2015

How to Give Your Subject a Sense of Scale – Digital Photo Secrets

The trouble with photographs is the size we print them at. If you get your prints done at the local pharmacy or from online services like Shutterfly or Snapfish, the chances are pretty good that you order most of them … Continue reading

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13 Tips for Doing Action Photography in Bad Light | Photography Tips & News

Sometimes I feel cursed. Like any parent I want to take pictures of my kids doing their activities. However, I have a daughter who is a gymnast. For a photographer, that is a toxic combination of very fast action with … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Sunset Photography – PictureCorrect

In Malaysia, the best day for photographing a sunset or sunrise is a day when it is unbearably hot. This is because the sky is so clear that it is almost cloudless, therefore the sun’s heat rays are at their … Continue reading

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The 7 best iPhone photography apps of all time

From the 2-megapixel camera that shipped with the very first iPhone to the stunning 12-megapixel shooter on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, it’s difficult to imagine a feature being more influential than the iPhone’s camera. Perhaps more than any … Continue reading

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5 Simple Composition Tricks for a Fantastic Photo – Digital Photo Secrets

What’s the difference between a snapshot and a photograph? If you’re like most people, your hard drive is full of pictures that mostly qualify as snapshots. These are photos taken randomly at family outings, vacations or other activities Source: 5 … Continue reading

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Shoot Still-Life Images Like a Dutch Master – Digital Photo Secrets

Artists have been creating still life images since the Renaissance, and they never really seem to go out of style. In the 1600s, Dutch and Flemish artists kind of went a little nuts with still life paintings, creating timeless images … Continue reading

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The 6 best DSLR cameras for beginners (2015)

DSLRs aren’t just the preserve of professional photographers and hobbyists who geek out over megapixels and ISO ratings, as they can also offer a great option for users who have outgrown their smartphone or compact camera. Here we look at … Continue reading

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How to Overpower the Sun With Flash – PictureCorrect

Cameras don’t have great dynamic range—they can’t keep everything perfectly exposed, even if it looks that way to us in-person. Either the subject is lit perfectly and the sun is whited out, or the sky is properly exposed and the subject is in … Continue reading

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Outdoor Flash Photography Tips with Children & Pets – PictureCorrect

As we all know, photographing children can be very challenging. It is tough enough just to keep them in sharp focus. Who in their right mind would complicate the task even further by adding pets and flash lighting to the … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Camera Functioning in Arctic and Sub-Zero Temperatures – PictureCorrect

Most SLRs cope remarkably well with freezing temperatures. I’ve had no problem using Canon EOS SLR cameras below zero for weeks on end, often down to -20°C and in extreme down to -30°C. This article is for those trying to … Continue reading

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