Archive: Manual Mode

Learning how to get the strongest technical photo straight out of camera will be one of the biggest keys to being able to achieve your creative and artistic visions. To do that you have to properly use exposure tips in photography. Technical skills in photography aren’t everything. What is that saying about rules being made to be […]

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One of the most popular questions I receive is “How do I capture a sharp photo?”. When you are photographing kids, dogs, or even spouses it can be a challenge to get your settings correct so you can freeze the moment. There are several factors that play into creating tack sharp images so my goal […]

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If you are anything like me, understanding depth of field (DOF) was one of the biggest hurdles you had to overcome when learning the technical aspects of photography and shooting in manual mode. I would read explanations online, see links to calculators, hear it described as “shallow” or “deep” and couldn’t make sense of it […]

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