Top 10 Children’s Photography Tips

Top 10 Children’s Photography Tips

Every moment with children is an opportunity for a great shot.

 
Diagonal Leading Lines in Photography

Diagonal Leading Lines in Photography

Of all the lines used in photography, diagonals are the most dynamic.

 
The Zone System in Black & White Photography

The Zone System in Black & White Photography

To get more depth you have to increase the visual range.

 
A Beginning Photographer’s Guide to Light

A Beginning Photographer’s Guide to Light

Lighting plays a crucial role in photography.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

5 Fire Photography Tips & Ideas

5 Fire Photography Tips & Ideas

Normally, photography and fire don’t mix. But COOPH has a few ideas to heat up your photography: Tell a Story Use matchsticks or anything else flammable that you can find to use as props. Turn them into characters by drawing or painting faces on them. Secure them in place and set them on fire. Let […]

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How ISO Works in Digital Photography

How ISO Works in Digital Photography

ISO is one of the important settings that you can manipulate in your camera. Understanding how ISO works in digital photography can save you from many difficult low light situations, which is primarily what this setting is used for. The term ISO has been widely used since the days where film cameras were popular. Those […]

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Auto Focus: Phase vs. Contrast Detection

Auto Focus: Phase vs. Contrast Detection

It’s easy to take auto-focus for granted. Frankly, it’s a bit difficult to imagine how photographers of the past were able to get by without it. But as often as we take advantage of our cameras’ auto-focusing features, the majority of photographers lack an understanding of how, exactly, the technology works: As photographer David FloresĀ from […]

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Top 5 Photography Tips to Improve Your Photos

Top 5 Photography Tips to Improve Your Photos

One of the easiest ways to improve your photography is by taking photos of interesting subjects. Of course, you can take great creative photos of uninteresting subjects, but if you choose an interesting subject to photograph in the first place, it makes taking a great photo much easier. 1. Choose an interesting subject to photograph […]

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4 Tips for Posing the Groom in Wedding Photos

4 Tips for Posing the Groom in Wedding Photos

When it comes to his wedding, posing can sometimes be a challenge for the groom. Posing doesn’t come naturally to most men, and this can be a difficult thing to tackle for a wedding photographer. To help you in such tricky situations, wedding photographer Vanessa Joy with Adorama shares four secrets to making a groom […]

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HDR Photography: RAW or JPEG Format?

HDR Photography: RAW or JPEG Format?

If I had a nickel for every time I heard someone say, “I only shoot RAW” (you could substitute JPEG for RAW here) I would be rich. Truth be told, if one limits one’s self to a single format then, I suggest, that one has established limits that are simply stifling one’s creative choices. Many […]

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