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01 Apr 13
Category: Photo Tips and tagged with photo safari, photo tour, camera tips, photo tips, photography tricks, photo class, new york

First question, should you or shouldn't you be using manual mode? Answer, you

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27 Mar 13
Category: Cheap Tricks and tagged with camera tips, photo tips, photography tricks
In the world of photography, photographers are constantly looking for ways to steady their camera. There are a dozen manufacturers of tripods and monopods;

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22 Mar 13
Category: Cheap Tricks and tagged with photo safari, camera tips, photo tips, photography tricks
Use your monopod as a coffee table... sort of. One of the great benefits of carrying a monopod is that it can reduce the strain on your body. It is certainly true that any additional

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19 Mar 13
Category: Camera Tips and tagged with camera tips, photo tips, photography tricks
"What is your photography religion?"

When engaging in polite conversation you should never discuss matters of religion, politics or ask this question, "Nikon or Canon?" There are certainly devotees in each camp and they generally fall under the category of "religious fanatic".

And everyone knows that you can never trust a fanatic. Their feelings are based on emotions rather than hard facts.

So if you can't trust the devoted, who can you trust and what IS better? You have to look at the equipment objectively and ask yourself which camera delivers the features you value most best. And no one but you can decide what features you need. This is purely based on the kind of photography you enjoy doing most.

14 Mar 13
Category: Photo Tips and tagged with camera tips, photo tips, photography tricks, new york

Photographers are notorious for being anal retentive. We like to control everything, especially our photography; we know exactly what time the sun is rising and setting, we know every specification of every lens, etc. And while that is fine, sometimes

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