7 tips for Bokeh photography


Bokeh photography techniques and tips Bokeh is coined from the Japanese word boke that means haze or blur. Upon visiting a photography forum or website, you will come across plenty of individuals debating about the pleasing bokeh photography that their fast lenses allow. Adjectives such as smooth, superb, incredible, beautiful, good, excellent, silky, and sweet

Fruit Photography Tips


Still, life photography is one of the oldest photographic practices that are still fascinating, versatile, and enchanting. The onset of photography had marked limitations including the need for long exposures. As such, photography of still objects was the most viable form of photography. In spite of the advances in technology, still, life photography is still

Panning Photography Ideas

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Panning photography is an amazing art of capturing moving objects. At the moment of exposure, your target keeps moving continuously. This results in a photograph that has a clear subject but a blurred background. This ground-breaking technique suggests velocity and speed to the photograph. More and more photography-lovers are boosting their panning skills nowadays because

National Geographic travel photographer of the year 2016 winners

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The National Geographic travel photography contest is finished and below are the best of the best. Source National Geographic #1 Winter Horseman (Grand prize) The winter in Inner Mongolia is very unforgiving. At a freezing temperature of minus 20 and lower, with a constant breeze of snow from all directions, it was pretty hard to

How to Create Atmosphere for Portraits

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Why it is so important to know: how to create an atmosphere for portraits? A portrait has a special meaning for the person who orders it. The portrait is meant to bring out or illustrate the unique characteristics of a single person, a family group, a team, or even a beloved pet, for the sake

Why photography business is not for everyone


When do you think is the best time to start a professional photography business So, you are so good at photography, you want to start your own photography business? Wait until you read this, to better understand: how it may change your life. I have made short pros and cons what may happen… Pros You

Macro photography ideas


Photography is an art. Photographer uses art as one of the ways of expressing themselves. Therefore to be at least a decent photographer one must move several notches higher from the common photographs such as flowers, plants, bugs just to mention a few common examples. Anyone can do this including amateurs. To be a distinguished