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Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Moon Photography Tips

Posted by Lee Yuan Sheng in "Digital Home Articles & Resources" @ 08:30 AM

http://photo.tutsplus.com/tutorials...on-photography/

"Moon photography can be one of the most fun, yet one of the most aggravating, projects to tackle. You’ve probably seen those gorgeous photos on calendars, wall posters and all over the web. The moon, full as can be, hovering over a wonderful landscape. While some of them are put together in Photoshop, most you will find are real photos."

I've been trying to get some moon shots myself lately, but the weather has been less than kind. Due to moon phases, you only get so many days each month to try to shoot the moon at the location you want. All it needs is a bad day to really screw with your chances. The article covers the basics, but I do stress the need for some decent telephotos; 400mm (or equivalent) is the minimum if you want a decent-sized moon!


Friday, October 15, 2010

Going Really Old School: Colour Photos from Black and Whites

Posted by Lee Yuan Sheng in "Digital Home Articles & Resources" @ 03:00 AM

http://content.photojojo.com/diy/ma...-white-photos/b

"We love the ease of digital photography, but sometimes we get an itch for some experimentation. We want to feel like old school photography masters: mixing chemicals in darkrooms and watching images as they slowly develop. So, what did we do when we learned that some of the first color photographs were made almost 150 years ago, and they weren't made with color film?"

If you're feeling a need to do things differently, here's an old way of making colour photos using a black and white based process. It's a bit redundant in this day and age, but it's a good way of finding out how colour works. Experiment, and enjoy!


Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Pet Photography Tips from Digital Photography School

Posted by Lee Yuan Sheng in "Digital Home Articles & Resources" @ 09:00 AM

http://www.digital-photography-scho...photograph-pets

"Grant (a reader) sent me an email this week asking for a some tips on Pet Photography. Here's my top ten tips on taking great photographs of your pet."

Cute animals. And photographs of said cuties. And how to take them. Do I have to say any more?


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