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Which Tripod? Benro?

I wanted to blog about my new tripod (exciting stuff I know) as I’m very happy with it and having spent hours, days trawling the Internet, researching which one to buy I would like to share my thoughts and experience. This post is really for anyone who doesn’t quite know which tripod to buy, and…

Light Painting Tutorial

Hello Guys, this one is for the photographers that follow my blog. I’ve written a step by step guide on capturing the star trails image I posted a couple weeks back AND recorded a video on the post processing in Photoshop. Click the image to browse to the tutorial.

Comments always welcome 🙂

Aerial photography tips

Aerial photo tips…

After receiving an email requesting some Aerial photography advice I thought I would post some information here. There doesn’t seem to be much information out there so please post your comments and hopefully we can get something a bit more substantial. Unless you are Ken Duncan and can afford to hire the entire helicopter, take…

Keep those images sharp…

First up I would say use a tripod whenever possible. I hardly take a photo without one. If you want to enlarge those prized images they need to be sharp. Handheld just isn’t good enough when you pixel peep and get into 100% magnification. If using a tripod isn’t possible grab the camera firmly with…

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Golden/Magic Hour…

In no particular order lets begin on some photography tips: Shoot exclusively at sunrise or sunset Shooting slightly before and up to an hour after sunrise (or an hour before and slightly after sunset) will give you dramatic skies, warmer tones, and an overall more interesting photo. This window of opportunity is referred to as…