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Take Photos Like A Getty Images Royal Photographer

There’s so much to learn in photography. Whilst experience plays a big role it isn’t possible to figure everything out yourself. Here are the top ten basic photography tips from Getty Images Royal Photographer Chris Jackson. It’s great to hear encouragement from such an experienced photographer. You can check out the original video interview here. I’ll share my experience and how these tips have played out for me as an average photography enthusiast. Read on to find out what it
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3 Essential Qualities To Be A Good Photographer

If you’ve spent any time in the photography world you’ll no doubt have come across Joe McNally. He’s one of the photographers that I find most inspiring. So I wanted to share some of the lessons I’ve learned that are essential to be a good photographer. One of his quotes I find both challenging and encouraging is: Do not be afraid of mistakes. They will be with you always, every time you put a camera to your eye. [If you] shoot
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Parts Of A Digital Camera | 2 Minute Tutorial

In this video we'll run through a quick overview of the different parts of a digital camera. This will just cover common components that you'll find on many cameras. So that no matter what brand of camera you pick up you'll be able to get up and running in no time and move onto the important part of taking photos.Watch The Video To Learn About Parts Of A Digital Camera You can follow along with the series on our YouTube
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Series Introduction | 2 Minute Tutorial

Welcome to the 2 Minute Tutorial! This is a video series that aims to deliver knowledge bombs in concise, bite-sized videos within 2 minutes. It's designed so that you can quickly get the answers you need to a whole range of topics related to cameras and photography. By making the information easily digestible you can rapidly improve your knowledge and put it into practice by getting your hands on your camera and taking photos. In this video I introduce the series.Hit
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Is It Illegal To Take A Picture Of Someone Without Their Permission?

We’ve all been there. You’re out and about enjoying the sunshine and you see an interesting looking person. However, you’re hesitant to take their photo because you’re wondering, is it illegal to take a picture of someone without their consent? It’s a question that all photographers grapple with. Here's an experience I'm sure you can relate to. I’ve been approached about why I was taking a photo of a busker in the mall as if I was doing something illegal or
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Here’s A Sure Fire Way To Take Better Portraits

One of the big issues with photography is that we are often our harshest critics. It’s something that a lot of photographers go through. Even on photos that are actually fine and that most people wouldn’t notice any flaws. However, critiquing photos with the intention to learn and grow is one of the fastest ways to improve. Here’s a video I recorded on Facebook LIVE about making mistakes and critiquing photos to learn and grow. It’s raw and it’s real. We
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Amazing Portraits Straight Out Of Camera? You Better Believe It!

Depth of focus. It's one of the most powerful techniques you can use to create amazing portraits. It's also called depth of field or DoF. The best part is that it doesn’t require special gear. To apply it to your photography all you need is creativity and an understanding of its key concepts. You’ll learn both in this guide. So read on! What Is Depth Of Focus? When you focus on a specific point in a scene there will be
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