Manual Mode is made to look much more difficult than it actually is. Here is a step by step guide which shows you how you can make the jump from Auto Mode and have all the controls you need to make a great image.
People live in fear of the Manual Mode all their life, never looking at it closely enough. The truth is, it much much easier to use it than you think. Here is all you need to know.
Create an abstract looking Twirl effect in Photoshop using any image in under 2 minutes. First, open the image in Photoshop and click on the Filters tab. Navigate to Pixelate > Mezzotint
At the heart of any starburst effect is a small, bright source of light which is surrounded by a relatively dark area. To make one for yourself dial a small aperture opening. This is crucial.
You are shooting backlit when the primary source of your light is directly facing the camera. This creates a great atmosphere for shooting some stunning dramatic images
We all lust after the coveted “Full Frame” look but in reality, the physics tells us that there is nothing so very special about a larger sensor. APS-C or MFT bodies even have some advantages.
Lens fungus is a huge menace. However, it is extremely easy to avoid in the first place. Moisture and fungal spores are what causes lens fungus. To prevent it all you have to do is cut off the factors from assembling at the same place at the same time.
Macro or Closeup filters are the cheapest way to shoot macro images. You could easily attach a filter onto any lens you already own and start shooting macro images.