Only a few people even really notice birds. As a photographer, I don’t think I noticed them much until I watched a bird feeder. I thought all small birds were “sparrows”. But, in reality, I noticed red ones, yellow ones, black and white ones. So, I got curious and started looking at books and birds that reside in my area. Then I found out I … Continue reading HOW TO TAKE PHOTOS OF BIRDS:
This is another subject from the collection of 51 different photo subjects. Today’s subject is: “How to take photos of Wild Animals”. Now this has to be different than going to the zoo and getting photos of fat animals there. This would mean: Wild animals in the Wild. And there is a group of photographers who actually specialize in wildlife photography. Some risk their lives … Continue reading LEARN HOW TO TAKE PHOTOS OF “WILD ANIMALS”
What is the definition of “wild Animals”? In the scope of what we are doing for this “Photos of the Week” anything that is not considered a pet, is a wild animal. Now as we put together this collection of the latest wild animal photos, the question will come up: “were these taken at the zoo?” And, there is no way that I can tell, … Continue reading PHOTOS OF THE WEEK BEST OF WILD ANIMAL PHOTOS
We are seeing on social media many great photos of the night sky, including the Milky Way. And I think we will see many more of these type of photos due to the recent improvement in cameras and the ISO settings getting so high, and their ability to take photos at night. Pentax K3 Mark III recently released a camera that is capable of shooting … Continue reading LEARN HOW TO TAKE PHOTOS OF THE “NIGHT SKY”
51 Different subjects in photography, and I am going to do them all. Today’s subject: “How to take photos of the beach!” The beach is something that everyone loves. The sound of the calming waters, the feel of the sand through your toes, the beautiful sunsets, the sunburn you get the first time. It is all just a special place in so many people. So, … Continue reading HOW TO TAKE PICTURES AT THE BEACH !
PART 2 OF 51 OF: LEARN ALL 51 SUBJECTS OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Learning how to take beautiful landscapes takes practice, and patience, and learning how to “see” the landscape as a great piece of art. When I look at the photo above, I see a few things I have to think about when taking this photo and getting a beautiful photo like this: I have a … Continue reading Learn how to take beautiful Landscapes
Taking pictures of flowers is always a rewarding experience. Sometimes when you are on Facebook or some other website and you see other people’s photos of flowers, do you wish you could take pictures that good? I want to take a moment and explain how you too, can take beautiful photos of flowers, even to the point of people wanting a copy (maybe I could … Continue reading Ideas of how to take the best “flower photos”