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Beginner Photography tips from someone who didn’t have a clue about even the basics of photography when I bought my first “real camera” back in 2013. If you are not just starting out on your photography journey then no need to read any further. 1) Spend as much as you can afford on a new...
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So, what have I been up to of late? The short answer is shielding (Covid) for the last 10 or 11 weeks! All being well I am due out of shelinging and can return to work & photography within a week or so. To keep me sane all my photography efforts have been online, here...
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Butterfly Photography for beginners is the title and today I was the beginner at the Butterfly House near Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. https://www.butterflyhouse.co.uk Every now and then I like going out of my landscape photography comfort zone and today was one of those days. I fancied getting hot and sweaty in the tropical house and trying...
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I remember a few years back when buying a new camera was an easier choice, it mostly depended on what brand glass and mount you had as to which new DSLR body you purchased. Then along camera mirrorless and those days were gone, choosing a new camera or system became a lot trickier! Since taking...
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Seascape Photography From a very early age, the beach and sea have both fascinated and excited me. Thinking back I remember not being able to sleep for many hours before going on a family holiday or day out to the coast, I was far too excited. Then there is the first glimpse of the sea...
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in Tutorials Rule of Thirds

When I bought my first DSLR camera and took up photography seriously, in a pleasurable sort of way of course, back in 2013, two tutorials on YouTube/basic rules of photography helped me the most and once understood instantly took my images from snapshots to images people liked and commented on. This post covers one of...
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Thank you to Toronto based photographer Lucy Martin for making this 3-minute video of all the keyboard shortcuts and hotkeys Lucy uses the most to save time processing her images in Lightroom. A quick list of shortcuts covered: G – Go to Grid (Library Mode)E – Enter Loupe ViewL – Lights OutP – Pick/Flag PhotoX...
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Like many new photographers before me, I started in fully auto mode. Looking for basic compositions and lining things up through the view finder was all my little brain could handle at first using the Nikon D3200 which was my first DSLR. Even in auto mode, I felt out of my depth, I joke not....
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