Category Archives: Pure Beginner

Image of a Full Moon shot using the Looney 11 rule of photography for setting the aperture value, ISO and shutter speed of the camera

What Is The Looney 11 Rule? How To Use It To Shoot The Moon

The Looney 11 rule really makes shooting the moon easy and straightforward. For a newbie photographer, this is an absolute godsend.

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"Shoot today, so you are prepared to capture tomorrow" -Anonymous

73 Of The Most Enlightening Photography Quotes To Help Spark Your Creative Ember

A little window into the minds of some of the best photographers of all time is absolutely priceless. Here are some the most powerful photography quotes to help charge up your creative spark.

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Top view of the exposure compensation dial on a sony mirrorless camera

How To Use Exposure Compensation To Gain Control Of The Exposure

Exposure compensation is a simple process using which the photographer can override the camera’s automated settings for a particular image in order to correct or achieve some creative look…

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Autofocus Modes Explained using the image of a young woman at night

Autofocus Modes Basics | An Introduction For Beginners

Understanding Autofocus Modes is crucial for you to master your camera and take tact sharp, beautiful images. When to choose which mode is the question you need to be able to answer…

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calculating exposure manually

How To Be An Exposure Calculating Ninja Right Now

Understanding image exposure and the maths behind it is the bedrock of photography. Here is all you need to calculate the settings in your mind and never need a calculator ever again…

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focus and recompose focusing technique demonstrated on a black and white street photograph

Focus And Recompose Technique | How To Use It The Best

Focus and recompose is a technique used by many photographers to acquire focus faster and with more accuracy. That is if done correctly. If however the technique

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Sharp image of the eyes of a girl

Want Sharper Images For Life? This Is How You Do It

Getting sharper images out of your camera is much easier than it is made out to be. All comes down to following some simple set of rules. It might be a little hard to….

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Reciprocal rule Photography written with a blurry image of a yellow taxi in the background

Reciprocal Rule | A Simple Way To Avoid Blurry Images

The reciprocal rule in photography is a simple guideline which suggests shutter speeds for lenses of specific focal length, so as to avoid blur. It is very simple to set it up…

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ISO the primary pillar of camera exposure triangle

The Last Guide About ISO You Will Ever Need

ISO is actually NOT an acronym. It is a word which is pronounced “Eye-So”. It is a measure of the degree of sensitiveness of the camera sensor to light.

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Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens for Canon Cameras. The Nifty Fifty lens

6 Reasons Why The “Nifty Fifty” Is The Next Upgrade From Your Kit Lens

We photographers refer to the classic 50mm prime lens as the “Nifty Fifty”. “Nifty” because is it one of the most versatile, sharp, all-around lens that you

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