Learn about Photography as a Career Opportunity during Youth Month

The usual question… can I make a living as a Photographer? The answer is YES. Most photographers either run their own businesses and work for themselves, while others prefer a more regular and salaried agency styled job, the choice is yours, and what best suits your situation and personality drive.

Look out what is Trending by Attending a Tailored Tour and Photography Workshop Combined

There is nothing quite like a tailor-made photographic tour in the countryside, with a team of friends, where you will learn basic to advanced techniques, which are tailor-made to your skill level.

How to best use your camera when shooting into bright sunlight

Often when taking photographs where the background is very bright and the subject in the foreground is dark and underexposed, or for that matter the other way around, is an easy fix.

How to Choose your First Camera

Once you have taken the step and made the purchase, attend a short workshop or photography course and learn just how amazing the features work on your camera to achieve the desired images

Making Shooting in Manual Easy in three simple steps

So remember, the quicker you are able to apply this sequence, the sooner you are able to add 95% of your attention to what you are shooting, and 5 percent to the camera settings. So, let’s get to it…
If you still having any concerns regarding these settings and steps provided, or wish to explore and take your photography further, I suggest you consider enrolling for a short photography course or workshop just to "polish up" your skills and confidence and of course meet like minded people to bounce great ideas with.

How to Capture the Best Portraits in Photography

Some photographers prefer black and white as it brings out all the hard lines and the tends to be “punchier”, especially for street photography and reportage that show mood and tell real stories. I personally love black and white, as it is a gradation of monochrome.  My suggestion is shoot in color and convert in post to black and white thereafter. In studio, photographers will often use a plain baby blue backdrop for black and white, as it tends to work nicely for effect, white is very cold and used only for specific looks. When capturing family portraiture, black and white is not a popular choice. Most family and baby pictures are shot in color, same as fashion, where the colors play a large role.

How to Improve The Composition of your Photographs

Guidelines relate to such principals as the rule of thirds, along with many other suggestions as to what makes a photograph correct in terms of the visual appeal, these are just guides to assist you.

Photography Consultation

One-on-one photography short course in mastering the camera, lighting setups and editing skills.

How to get your Starter Camera to Work like a Pro Camera

As a professional photographer, with many years’ experience in photography, I highly recommend at least enrolling for a short beginner’s workshop or course

How to take Professional Photographs in Bright Sunshine

One of the biggest problems is shadow and uneven light, especially in mid-day sun.