Looking for a new tripod? We discuss the different types that you may want to consider, and offer recommendations for a variety of styles and requirements.
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Commercial and editorial photographer Sharon Blance shares a simple setup she uses to achieve high quality on-location portraits that is both easy-to-use and budget friendly.
Professional landscape photographer Cam Blake outlines considerations and plans you'll want to make BEFORE heading out to shoot your landscape images.
Jumping from photo to video can be a daunting task. We discuss how to navigate the change, getting coverage and B-roll, camera movement & gear, and more.
A discussion of what defines an APS-C camera, why they are excellent entry-level and enthusiast options, and model recommendations from the major brands.
Portrait photographer Hanna Saba discusses how to break down the posing of your model into discrete elements so you can build a unique pose from scratch.
Shallow depth of field is a cornerstone of certain styles of photography. How do you achieve it, when would you want to use it, and what gear do you need? And what's this word "bokeh" that you keep hearing?
Street photographers have to walk a fine line between "candid" and "creepy". Learn our do's and don'ts to get the best shots!
In what situations do you want to use long exposure when photographing landscapes, and what gear is needed to do so?
Do you need a filter for your lens or is it just added expense? And why does there seem to be 50 different types of filters? We discuss filter types, what they do, and why you should probably have one.
Sharon Blance is an award-winning photographer focused on human-centred commercial and editorial photography. She’s half of Image Workshop, a Melbourne-based creative duo helping brands and businesses create experiences and tell their story. Her clients include Toyota Australia, Beats By Dr Dre, The University of Melbourne, and more.
Cam Blake is a leading landscape and wilderness photographer from Tasmania. His work has featured in Australia Geographic, WILD outdoor magazine, Olympus Australia and many more. He lives in Tasmania and conducts multi-day photography tours throughout the beautiful island of Tasmania. Learn more about what Cameron does at his website.
Hanna Saba is a professional photographer who specialises in wedding, portrait, and landscape photography, to name but a few. He is a Benro Ambassador and a Sony Digital Imaging Advocate, and manages a broad range of thriving online communities. Learn more at HR Images.
As a new photographer, you've likely heard a fair amount of arguing about DSLR vs. Mirrorless. We de-mistify the technical and practical differences between the two styles of cameras, and why one or the other might appeal to you.
Videography can be very rewarding, but it can also present a confusing host of technical features to be learnt. To ease the transition, we've rounded up the best cameras for video shooting and explain the strengths and weaknesses of each!