Composition is literally organising the elements of your subject into an image frame. What you are trying to attract is the eye, then you have to hold its attention.
Continuing our series on photography basics we look at flash, tripods and lenses.
Shooting RAW and White Balance
The problem with photographers (mostly us boys anyway) is that we can be a big bunch of geeks. We obsess of tiny details in our images and our process. To be honest that should come as a relief to many of you if you’re hiring a professional photographer but what about when you are creating your own images?
There are many reasons why Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is a great family day out but it’s even better as an overnight stay.
We’ve visited Port Lympne Reserve a couple of times, staying in different accommodation each time.
In this article we are looking at moving on from automatic modes in your camera.
If you have have already read our article Learning Exposure then hopefully you will have a better understand of what ISO, Shutter Speed and Apertures are.
Photographing baby milestones
Our job as a portrait studio is essentially to capture Family and baby milestones. These baby milestones in your family can be small or all together life changing.
We put together a list of baby milestones that we regularly photograph at our Croydon studio.
The Crystal Palace Dinosaurs
If you live in Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth or any other South London Borough, at some point you would’ve heard of, or visited the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs. The Crystal Palace Dinosaurs may be a wildly inaccurate Victorian depiction of what dinosaurs looked like but they have a fascinating history.
Learning about exposure
Photography basics ISO, Shutter Speed and Apertures
I’m often asked if we offer photography basics classes or any additional training to support our free Creative Photography for Kids course.
The easiest way for me to achieve that is to write a series of photography basics classes.
Hopefully you’ll find this helpful.
The London Borough of Limericks by Angry Dan. A poetic street art treasure hunt around Walthamstow. Commissioned by the Mayor’s London Borough of Culture 2019, Angry Dan has created a treasure hunt for his Walthamstow murals. Angry Dan is offering a limited edition print to everyone who finds all of the murals.
When is the best age to photograph babies?
One question we are asked on a regular basis is when is the best age to photograph babies.
Throughout the first year there are several milestones that you’ll either be capturing yourself or you’ll be visiting a portrait studio for.
Newborn photography is particular popular as are first year cake smash photoshoots but when I’m asked when is the best age to photograph babies I always give the same answer.