DIY Product Photography: beautiful images that sell

If you have been toying with the idea of opening your own e-store, either through off-the-shelf solutions like Shopify, or joining platforms like Etsy or Amazon, then you will have surely come across the question on how to produce beautiful images that sell your product. Read More …

Smartphone photography

Smartphone photography has become such a staple in everyday life, that we can’t image ourselves living without it. A picture now very quickly replaces written notes, to ourselves and friends, of just about anything; grocery items, a nice piece of furniture, a parking spot number… Read More …

Taking better pictures: composition

So far we have been exploring the technical aspects that make for a good picture. The knowledge and understanding of the concepts behind a good exposure, are the foundation of photography, the tools to translate a concept into a good photograph. What we will be Read More …

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 …