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Photography 101: Capturing the perfect sunset shot!
How to photograph a silhouette
Metering tips to try for film photography
How to get perfect exposures on a sunny day
Making perfect wall prints: Exposure
Exposure beyond the camera manual
Understanding clipped highlights in two minutes
How to know there is detail in the highlights and shadows
Histograms: Why you should pay attention
Photographing snow: Tips to help make your snow white
To overexpose or underexpose? That is the question
Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

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How to get perfect exposures on a sunny day

We’ve been having a really, really long summer in Michigan. Lots of humidity, lots of warm temperatures and lots of sun. Last weekend, I shot for seven hours outdoors over the course of Saturday and Sunday. And while it took

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Making perfect wall prints: Exposure

The following is an excerpt from Xpozer’s “Photo Editing for the Perfect Wall Print” eBook. Check out their Picture-Perfect Print Pack and get your copy today! Now that your colors are in balance, you can add more depth to your photo,

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Exposure beyond the camera manual

You reviewed the camera manual and completed an online tutorial. You did everything you thought you were supposed to do. And yet, your photographs have not exposed the way you want them to be. When I was a new photographer,

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What is clipping? - (in photography) - youtube

Understanding clipped highlights in two minutes

At some point in your learning journey, one of the terms you will start hearing often is clipped highlights. The pros always caution about overexposing your photos particularly for this reason. But what exactly does clipping mean, and how do

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Histograms: What is a histogram in photography, what to actually look at & why you should care! - youtube

Histograms: Why you should pay attention

Just getting started with photography? One of the first things that you need to understand is the histogram, and how it works whether in-camera or in post-process. It’s an important technical detail that will allow you to get properly exposed

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Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure with Kevin Ames

Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

This Exposure Tactics post explains what a “technically proper” exposure is and how to get there. Remember I said technically proper, not creatively right. The three photos above are with different exposures. Each one brings out a different feeling or

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Why knowing camera settings are helpful

I am an administrator for two Facebook groups — Long Exposure Photography and Long Exposure Creativity. Every once in a while, I see people asking, “What are your camera settings?” Invariably, someone will say, “What does it matter? EXIF settings

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Blue Albert Edward

Tips for exposing snowy scenes

We’ve all felt the excitement of watching the first snowflakes of the season drifting down from the sky. As photographers, we know that a fresh blanket of snow can present an entirely new perspective on familiar scenes. Photographing in the

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exposure

Exposure beyond the camera manual

You reviewed the camera manual and completed an online tutorial. You did everything you thought you were supposed to do. And yet, your photographs have not exposed the way you want them to be. When I was a new photographer,

Read More
What is clipping? - (in photography) - youtube

Understanding clipped highlights in two minutes

At some point in your learning journey, one of the terms you will start hearing often is clipped highlights. The pros always caution about overexposing your photos particularly for this reason. But what exactly does clipping mean, and how do

Read More
Histograms: What is a histogram in photography, what to actually look at & why you should care! - youtube

Histograms: Why you should pay attention

Just getting started with photography? One of the first things that you need to understand is the histogram, and how it works whether in-camera or in post-process. It’s an important technical detail that will allow you to get properly exposed

Read More
Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure with Kevin Ames

Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

This Exposure Tactics post explains what a “technically proper” exposure is and how to get there. Remember I said technically proper, not creatively right. The three photos above are with different exposures. Each one brings out a different feeling or

Read More
3149_kenlee_motor-transport-museum_201125_2319_40mtotal_each160sf8iso200_two-buses-side-view-both-buses-GST-PHOTOFOCUS HEADER 2560x1440px

Why knowing camera settings are helpful

I am an administrator for two Facebook groups — Long Exposure Photography and Long Exposure Creativity. Every once in a while, I see people asking, “What are your camera settings?” Invariably, someone will say, “What does it matter? EXIF settings

Read More
Blue Albert Edward

Tips for exposing snowy scenes

We’ve all felt the excitement of watching the first snowflakes of the season drifting down from the sky. As photographers, we know that a fresh blanket of snow can present an entirely new perspective on familiar scenes. Photographing in the

Read More

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