How good is your exposure? Try the histogram!
If you’ve just graduated from a smartphone or point-and-shoot camera to one with manual controls, the learning process is both exciting and a little confusing. You now have the ability to ensure that your photos look exactly as you want them to. But if you’ve been relying on your camera to determine exposure until now, […]Read More
Perfecting snow white scenes
There are few things as pretty as waking up to a fresh coating of snow and, for many of us, it’s inspiring enough to yank us out of bed very early and get us out the door quickly, cameras and a fistful of memory cards in hand. However, the pure, bright simplicity of snow can […]Read More
Metering the dynamic range of a scene
One of the key stages in creating an HDR image is to make sure that the sequence of images you shoot captures the entire dynamic range of the original scene, so the lightest image captures a full range of tones in the shadow areas, and the darkest image doesn’t clip any of the highlight detail. […]Read More