Have you ever wondered how pro photographers capture movement in their landscape shots to produce soft, blurry clouds and misty waterfalls? Are your long exposures just not delivering the same effect? Chances are that those pro images have been shot using a neutral density filter. These dark filters are designed to reduce the amount of light reaching the sensor in order to increase exposure times, without affecting the colour of the image. But how do you know when to use ND filters?
We’re kicking off November with 9 fresh and creative photo ideas to try, from vibrant doors to focus-racked fireworks.
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Panoramas are a great way to add impact to a stunning vista. In this video tutorial we’ll show you how to set up your camera to shoot panoramic photography.
Autumn is a period of transition, when life slowly drains from the land, but instead of fading quietly it goes out in a blaze of glory, creating some of the most spectacular photo opportunities you’ll see all year. In this tutorial we explore the techniques you need to shoot stunning pictures of Fall, and tantalise you with a mouthwatering selection of autumnal shots.
Sometimes it is the simplest pictures that work best. And in terms of photo composition and lighting, shots don’t come any simpler than silhouette photography.
Learn how to darken the heavens and create better landscapes as we show you how to use ND grad filters… and when you should avoid them.
Turn the world upside-down as we show you how to replicate reality by photographing reflections and then flipping the image on its head.
It doesn’t matter if it’s overcast, misty, stormy or pouring rain; with these 21 expert landscape photography tips you’ll undoubtedly get great scenics.
Taking the same sort of shot every time? In this tutorial we show you how to search out new views of familiar scenes with our expert photo composition tips.