Taking better pictures: understanding focal length (part 2)

In the first part of this tutorial, we explored focal length. We learned what it is, how it is related to the angle of view, and how the camera sensor size affects the equivalent focal length of a given lens. Here we will explore when Read More …

Taking better pictures: understanding focal length (part 1)

This new post continues the mini-series where we introduce and explain concepts useful for taking better pictures. After exploring the exposure triangle, and learning about camera settings, it’s time to look at the main piece of any camera: the lens. If you would like, here Read More …

Black and white photography

Black and white photographs carry a sense of timeless, powerful fascination that transports the viewer into another dimension. Emotions seem stronger. Landscapes unfold greater depths. The simplest of objects becomes unexpectedly sexy. Let’s explore what makes black and white photography so different, and so powerful, Read More …

Mastering your next professional head-shot

If you are preparing for your next professional head-shot, whether for your website, business cards, social profiles for work or fun, or simply for your family album, you will find a ton of articles, and video tutorials pretty much everywhere on the Internet. It can Read More …

Taking better pictures: camera settings

Ever wondered what you can do for taking better pictures? Having already exploded in detail the photography parameters involved when taking a photograph, it’s time to have a look at how these are controlled on modern cameras. In particular, we will look at the various Read More …