My Photo Blog

Month: March 2018

What Is An f/stop?

What Is An f/stop?

For a lot of people starting out in photography, the f/stop has been a point of confusion. Because as the “f” number grows larger, the amount of light going through the lens decreases. On the surface it seems like an oxymoron, but as you start […]

The Answer Is In The  Eyes

The Answer Is In The Eyes

Just about everyone takes pictures as a part of our everyday lives. For many it is capturing a moment, or something they wish to share with family and friends. The question is, how was the subject lit? And what makes it more interesting than the […]

Lens Teleconverters

Lens Teleconverters

Teleconverters are one of those lens accessories that I have always had, but seldom used. They were for when there was no way you could get any closer to your subject. The common opinion was that they degraded image quality. In reality a well made […]

It’s All About Planning

It’s All About Planning

Even though pressing the the shutter happens in a split second, It is the planning that goes into that moment, that makes it successful. Wether if it’s a group shot indoors, or a architectural shot outdoors careful planning is essential. Going to a company to […]