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What the future holds for digital Cameras in 2024

Mirrorless cameras have made significant strides and are now a preferred choice for many photographers due to their technological advantages and modern features.

Portrait Photography

Portrait photography workshop on lighting and flash techniques in a full studio setup.

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Where to start off as a photographer

Do your research first by reading and asking all the questions that come to mind to like minded people in this field. Avoid walking straight into a camera store with your wallet and no idea what you need. have a basic idea so you are able to communicate effectively on the subject or you might end up regretting it.

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Important Lighting Setups for Portrait Photography

Portrait photography is all about the lighting in order to establish the desired mood, highlight the features, and capture the subject's essence and character.

Is AI Taking over from the Photographer

AI is a tool that photographers can embrace to enhance their work, streamline their workflow, and explore new creative possibilities. It is a powerful ally rather than a replacement for skilled photographers.

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All you need to know about being a Photographer

Most import that you realise from the beginning is that there are really not rules, just like in fashion and "the arts". The way to approach learning photography is to develop your style, the way the camera settings work comes second. The camera just follow your instruction to capture your photograph. 

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What all models should know when deciding on Modelling as a Career

It's also important to ensure that your pictures are current and up-to-date, as trends in the modelling industry can change quickly. and make sure you understand the legal contract you are signing when joining a model agency. Finally, you photographer is key as your portfolio is you presented visually looking your best.

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Making the correct decision on choosing a photography course for 2023

It is for this reason, and being passionate about photography, that I am going to layout the facts, and the importance to assist you in making the right choices in selecting an institution or photography school that will meet your expectations and take you to the level you expect.

Why Photography is a good career choice for 2022

Photographers today that are working in the industry are tending to become more specialised in the field they are best, or, again, to better themselves in the genres that are financially viable in their scope and ability to deliver

True benefits to taking up Photography

Visual impact that unleashes sentiment and builds memories and relationships. For globally spread families, photography gives license to newborns developing into college graduates, and alike, college graduates into parents. To take on the role as a “the photographer’, capturing and sharing these moments, is something special, and we all need a visual storyteller in our lives.

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.

The Real reasons Why the Smartphone will never replace DSLR Camera

What you are not informed about, are the true facts and limitations of your what you get from your mobile camera. Advertisers, like in very industry fail to disclose all the facts, focusing more on your expectations and what you want to hear.

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.

Celebrating your Baby Shower through Great Photography

Not only does the family need to plan the baby shower, but the photographer will need to ensure that all is executed smoothly and meets their approval

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Improving your skills in Street Photography

Street photography can take on many forms, from candid to reportage, journalism and portraiture, to war correspondence. The essence and the underlying message are similar in all genres, that being expression and mood in the way you intend to tell the story visually.

What is Colour profiling and why is it Essential in Photography

To feel beautiful and sexy is certainly is one of the key feelings that one wants to have. This

may be for different reasons, either for oneself own fulfilment, or for one’s partner, in a

way to share intimacy and to boost desires

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.

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.