“BOKEH” IN YOUR PHOTOS, AND HOW TO USE THEM

“Bokeh”! What is this new word? Take a look at the photo above, and notice all the little round lighted circles behind the subject. Those circles are “Bokeh”, and have become popular in photos lately because they make the subject stand out from the background in a very beautiful way. Taken from a Japanese wordContinue reading ““BOKEH” IN YOUR PHOTOS, AND HOW TO USE THEM”

AMAZING SEARCH ENGINE HERE!!

This WordPress search engine is one of the best I’ve ever used. Check it out by typing in “landscape” and notice how many times I have blogged about landscapes. There are close to 1,100 blogs that I have done, and no repeats. Now you have access to any subject, any blog done on this website,Continue reading “AMAZING SEARCH ENGINE HERE!!”

UNDERSTANDING YOUR CAMERA SETTINGS – 101

Probably the scariest thing that can happen to a new photographer who just purchased a SLR (Single lens reflex) camera is the settings on the camera. Let’s look at each of these settings and help you out a bit. This “auto” setting is the one setting most photographers will use until they understand all theContinue reading “UNDERSTANDING YOUR CAMERA SETTINGS – 101”

6 TIPS FOR GREAT “CANDID” PHOTOS

Candid photography, when I mention it, seems like an easy subject to talk about…. or is it?  So many people seem to think that it is to just capture pictures of people when they are not expecting it.  And that certainly is part of it.  How many people pictures are you missing by not beingContinue reading “6 TIPS FOR GREAT “CANDID” PHOTOS”