Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

Oregon sunset

Should I shoot RAW files? Or, are JPEGs okay?

It’s a question that has been asked time and time again since the dawning of the digital age of photography:

Pig Races

7 Steps to Photographing Pig Races

Have you ever been to a pig race? Well, it’s that time of year in Western North Carolina.  The NC Mountain State Fair has arrived in town, and it’s time to, well, have a good time for the next week or so!  And, part of the festivities include — you guessed it — pig races.

Sanibel Osprey

It’s not a numbers game!

How many times have you heard someone say, “If I take enough pictures, one of them is bound to be a good one!”

fireworks

Shooting Fireworks with Ease: 15 Essential Steps

Are you ready to shoot some fireworks (with your camera) this Fourth of July? You might be thinking that’s it’s far too difficult, and attempts in past years have only led to blurry, under-exposed and un-inspiring images, but it doesn’t have to be this way!

Marionettes - Kathmandu, Nepal

Travel Photography – Part 4 of 4: THINGS

This is the fourth and final segment of our “Travel Photography” focus.  We’ve already covered “people” and “places”, so this month, we’ll round things off and take a look at the broad category of “things”, specifically, things of “nature”.

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