Aperture can be defined as the opening in a lens through which light passes to enter the camera. It is an easy concept to understand if you just think about how your eyes work. As you move between bright and dark environments, the iris in your eyes either expands or shrinks, controlling the size of your pupil. It is calibrated in f/stops and is generally written as numbers such as 1.4, 2, 2.8, 4, 5.6, 8, 11 and 16. Lower f/stops give more exposure because they represent the l
If you’re a beginner, then you’ve heard the word composition and framing a lot. And even if you’re little bit into it, you know a good composition and framing is eye-catching. It helps the photograph look more beautiful or mature. It makes the image appealing and satisfying. But what is composition and framing and how would you make it use for your advantage? So what is framing? Framing is just where you put your subjects with relation to the background. And where you want yo
Why people study? For street photography is studying important? Or just your own creativity would do the trick? Truly there’s plethora of street photographer but there are many legends in the genre too. And studying their works have helped me immensely in my early process. I still am amateur to many photographers and that’s why learning is important. Watching their work will also help you understand the essence of what it’s like to document the era and the lifestyle. Here are
Do you love street photography? Do you love to capture raw emotions of people or the story behind? Well if yes, I’m with you. Street photography is very honest form of photography. It is not staged, very dynamic and evoke questions. It is reality, and often you click what you see. Here are some reasons that I fell in love with street photography absolutely. • This is a creative outlet for me. Being real, when I started photographing street, I was studying in high school. And
What is street photography? Is it just taking out camera and clicking images randomly or are there any priorities that have to be maintained? How do you get started in street photography? If you love to capture pure candid emotions, love to tell stories through your images and love on the go natural images, you may prefer Street Photography. Photo of Brassaï Now what is street photography? According to Wikipedia, “It is photography conducted for art or enquiry that features u
Do you know how to make Presets in Lightroom? If you don’t know then here is a step by step guide and you can just follow along. Presets and filters are similar in a manner but filter is predetermined while presets, which are made in Lightroom will give you a personal feel as it is totally made by you from the beginning. And also presets can be a good starting point too. Here are the step by step guide to make the preset. 1. Import the image you want to edit in Lightroom. 2.
Do you follow a colour style when it comes to edit your photos? Have you figured it out yet? You must have noticed scrolling through Instagram, that every great photographers have their own unique style. It makes them different and recognizable. As a photographer it is important to have a clean and consistent photo editing style. Editing or photography has no set rule but this consistency will definitely define your work and set you apart from other photographers. Depending o
How would you click the drama in an image? How do you make your images look timeless? How can you play more with light and shadow? Yes, the answer of all those questions could be Black and White Photography. In the age of color photos, BnW is still relevant and kicking. It can add a new direction to your creative journey. But with BnW you need to be careful for the composition of the image as you’re playing more with tonal contrast. Here are few tips I think you can follow to