How Buying a lens on impulse turned me into a Professional Photographer

I needed to start saving money for a better lens with better glass. The fact was that lenses were expensive… and still are. I also begun to realise that it was all about the lens and the body was secondary. People often get this confused.

What is the best Lighting for taking Great Photographs?

There are many products and brands to choose from, all with different purposes and price tags, so make sure you have done your research, had some practical experience working with lighting and asked all the right questions.

Learn the most important Steps to Professional Model Photography

Remember big shoots for big brands cost money, and involve much planning and responsibility, so understand what is required and maintain focus in order to be successful.

The Best advice on How to build a Successful Photography Business

There are even short courses that provide, not only the reading material and notes, but professional advice and camera gear, providing great opportunities for practical application and camera choice when  you are ready to buy your camera. A great teacher is everything.

What Requirements are necessary to become a Professional Photographer

Consider that with any skill, training is required which is often costly and takes time, thereafter, you will need to have a budget of equipment and the necessary camera gear to do the job effectively. Finally, there is the marketing, this is actually where you build awareness and a client base for your business.

How to Choose the Right Camera Lens for your Photography

Entering into the world of photography can be quite daunting when it comes to buying the right camera gear and lenses that meet your budget and requirements.

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.

Simple Tips for Photographing Real Estate

Videos have a 12 times greater share rate than stills, there is reason for this. Clients build more leads which results in qualified conversions across all platforms.

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.

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.