Category Archives for Photography Advice

Film Vs Digital Photography

In today’s digital world, you’d be forgiven for thinking that film cameras are no longer used at all, but you would be mistaken. Film photography is very much alive, albeit is obviously much less popular and widespread than it was a few decades ago. Nevertheless, film still has some advantages over digital, and there are some scenarios […]

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Portrait Vs Landscape Photo

For as long as photography exists, there will always be a debate surrounding whether portrait or landscape is better than the other. As part of that debate, there will arguments put forward that do not really stand up to scrutiny, but there will be others, which are very relevant. In this article, we will seek to […]

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How to Get into Photography – Risk-Free

Photography often means different things to different people. It can be a lifetime profession, a thriving business, an absolute passion, or an enjoyable hobby but is it actually ‘risky’?:It can be VERY RISKY! Here’s why:Getting started in photography costs a lot!  Not just a lot of money, but also emotionally and creatively. Many people worry: ‘what […]

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How to Sell Photography Prints

If you love taking photographs, and more than that, are accomplished enough a photographer to believe that you could sell some of your prints, then you should know that there hasn’t been a better time to do so. One reason for that is the demand for high-quality photographic prints is extremely high, but also because there […]

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How to Learn Photography

If photography is something that you wish to follow as a career, a passionate hobby, or you simply want to learn photography to capture the best images possible, then the good news is that are literally thousands of resources at your disposal. What might not be so simple, is sorting out which is the most effective […]

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What Is Photography?

If we were to look up a dictionary definition of photography, we might find something along the lines of  ‘the act or process of creating images using imaging equipment such as a camera or smartphone, and the subsequent processing of those images’. That might sound a bit long-winded, but it actually comes nowhere close to fully […]

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What Is Contrast in Photography?

Contrast is a term which, when used in a photographic context, possibly causes more confusion than most others. You may hear definitions which refers to the differences between the foreground and the background, how bright the colors are, and often that contrast only applies in black and white photography. These definitions are either wrong, or they’re […]

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What Is Noise in Photography?

The word ‘noise’ might be something that you might think is applicable to videos and the quality of their sound, however, it is actually a term that is very much part and parcel of photographic vocabulary. Indeed, noise is something that can either be a help or a hindrance to photographers depending on what images they […]

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How to Become A Wedding Photographer

Having photography as a  career or a business puts you in the lucky position of making a living doing something, we assume, that you love. There are so many options too, such as press photography, sports photography, photographic prints, and of course becoming a wedding photographer. However, wedding photography as a business isn’t just a case of […]

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How to Photograph A Wedding

It is safe to say that if you are a wedding photographer by trade, then you already have plenty of experience of photographing weddings and know what to do. However, if you are just starting out on your wedding photography journey, or  you are a keen photographer who has been asked to photograph a wedding for […]

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