Shooting from the Hip in Photography – How to perfect this Technique

Blending in is one of the most important traits of a good Street Photographer and shooting from the hip is a great technique. Acting invisibly on the street allows us to capture those candid...

The Art of Storytelling In Photography

Dear reader, I have written a lot of times, that Storytelling is one of the most important factors in Photography. A picture without a story is just a superficial picture. Without a story, the...
Photography Basics

Photography Basics

Do You want to share the world around You and Your unique vision with Your friends and family, are You looking for a creative outlet, or want to simply capture some great photographs from...

Improving the Background in Photography

A lot of attention is placed on the foreground of the subject when out on the Street and taking pictures. The background usually isn't one of the first concerns when looking for a good...

Photography Focus Techniques

1 Find the right Focus for your Street Photography When I think back to the beginning of my Street Photography "career" there was nothing more frustrating than seeing a beautiful scene, composing it and overcoming...
Chimping in Photography

Avoid Chimping in Street Photography

Do You look at Your LCD-Screen often after having taken a shot? Do You feel more secure when controlling the exposure and how the shot turned out immediately, rather than waiting? Then You have...
Black & White Photography Tips

20 Tips for Black & White Photography

Black & White Photography is one classic form of displaying the world. Although the reality is vibrant and colorful, reducing it on the monochrome tonality can bring out a whole different character. Were early...
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Master Any Condition

Fall Photography Ideas I know that Photography is more fun when it is sunny and warm outside, but there can be great ideas for photography in fall too. The light alone in the summer raises...
The Printing Guide

The Guide To Printing Your Photographs

In the modern digital age, we are viewing our images most of the time on screens. Whether it are computer monitors, TVs, or tiny mobile screens, we spent more time looking on those digital...
Understanding The Aperture

Understanding The Aperture in Photography

The aperture is one-third of the holy trinity that is described in the exposure triangle as a factor to influence the amount of light that hits the sensor. As such, understanding the aperture is important...