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Making Your Bride & Groom Feel Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Making Your Bride & Groom Feel Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Posted on 22-09-2020
Wedding Photographer Shannon Pawsey provides tips to make your couple feel comfortable on the big day.

Shannon Pawsey from Sorrento Weddings outlines his best tips on establishing a rapport and making your couple feel comfortable in front of the camera on their big day.

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Tags: wedding
Compact Cameras vs. Phone Cameras - What You Need To Know

Compact Cameras vs. Phone Cameras - What You Need To Know

Posted on 17-09-2020
The difference between your phone and a compact camera

Phone cameras are getting pretty advanced these days. Is there a point to having a compact camera if you have a new smartphone?

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Capturing a Self-Portrait - Tips & Tricks

Capturing a Self-Portrait - Tips & Tricks

Posted on 15-09-2020
Pro portrait photographer Hanna Saba walks us through capturing a self-portrait

Self portraits can be a lot of fun, but they are also be a great way to test out gear or experiement with portraiture techniques without time pressure. Pro portrait photographer Hanna Saba walks us through his guide on how to take a great self portrait, including focusing, posing, lighting and more.

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The Rule of Thirds

The Rule of Thirds

Posted on 10-09-2020
Breaking down the Rule of Thirds and how it can help your photography.

The Rule of Thirds is a fundamental photography composition technique that you've likely heard mentioned. While rules are always made to be broken, having a strong understanding of the rule of thirds, including how and when to apply it, is critical. We discuss the rule of thirds, what it is, and when to use it in different situations.

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Timing and Planning for Landscape Photography

Timing and Planning for Landscape Photography

Posted on 08-09-2020
Get the best landscape images by planning your shoots

Professional landscape photographer Cam Blake outlines considerations and plans you'll want to make BEFORE heading out to shoot your landscape images.

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Tags: landscape
Underwater Cameras - Features and Photography Tips

Underwater Cameras - Features and Photography Tips

Posted on 27-08-2020
Read our tips on getting your best underwater shots

Shooting underwater can provide challenges with white balance, depth, lighting, and more. We discuss the most important features in an underwater camera and give you our top tips to improve your underwater photography.

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Tags: underwater
Getting Started with Video

Getting Started with Video

Posted on 25-08-2020
It may seem daunting, but getting started with video is doable

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.

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Tags: video
WTF is a 'Stop', and Why You Should Care

WTF is a 'Stop', and Why You Should Care

Posted on 20-08-2020
Pro photographer Sharon Blance discusses a commonly misunderstood concept

Professional photographer Sharon Blance tackles the often-misunderstood concept of a 'Stop'. Understanding the ins-and-outs of this measurement of light can have a great positive impact on your photography and help in making the journey away from Auto and towards Manual modes.

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Tags: lighting
Telephoto Lens Buyer's Guide

Telephoto Lens Buyer's Guide

Posted on 18-08-2020
A round-up of the best telephoto lenses across major brands.

We take a look at the best telephoto lenses from the major brands so that you know where to start when getting into long-distance photography.

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Sensor Size Explained

Sensor Size Explained

Posted on 13-08-2020
Why should you care about sensor size?

You've heard the terms Micro 4/3rds, APS-C and Full Frame. What do they all mean, and what EXACTLY will be the impact on your photography when shooting with one or the other? We take a deep dive into sensor size, including theory, recommendations and decision points.

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Canon EOS R5 Review

Canon EOS R5 Review

Posted on 04-08-2020
We went hands-on with the EOS R5 - what did we think?.

The EOS R5 sports some of the most impressive features we've yet seen on a consumer camera. But does it hold up in practice? We went hands-on with the new camera to test it out.

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Tags: canon
Behind the Shot - Landscape Photography

Behind the Shot - Landscape Photography

Posted on 30-07-2020
Landscape Photographer Cam Blake takes us behind the scenes of some of his favourite images.

Professional landscape photographer Cam Blake takes us behind the scenes of some of his favourite images. Many landscape images tell a story that is more intricate that appears on the surface, and Cam gives us a glimpse behind the curtain when capturing these photos.

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Tags: landscape
How to Shoot Sports Photography

How to Shoot Sports Photography

Posted on 28-07-2020
Everything you need to know about shooting sports

Sports shooting can be a demanding discipline. We discuss settings, shooting modes and tips that will let you get the best action shots possible!

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Tags: sports
First-Time Buyer Tips - What to Look For

First-Time Buyer Tips - What to Look For

Posted on 23-07-2020
Where to start on your camera journey.

walkthrough of some of the first camera and lens considerations to be making as a new photographer.

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Experimenting with Portrait Focal Lengths - 24mm vs 85mm

Experimenting with Portrait Focal Lengths - 24mm vs 85mm

Posted on 21-07-2020
Using an unconventional 24mm lens for portraiture.

Portrait and Wedding photographer Hanna Saba discusses the applications of 24mm and 85mm lenses in a portrait context.

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Tags: portrait

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