Photography. What does that word bring to mind? If you’d asked me a year ago, I would have told you key light, fill light, kicker light, background light. Metering, composition, posing, color, zones –the technical. Then, I attended ImagingUSA for the first time. I did so to complete a goal, my goal of certification. I [...]
Own Your Camera
You spent almost one thousand dollars (or more) on that camera. Now what?
Do you let it make the decisions, or are you going to be the boss? Don’t let your camera own you, turn the tables on that electronic device and tell it what to do! You should make the ultimate call on things like: what’s acceptably sharp?, freeze or show motion, focal point, white balance… everything! My basic photography class will make you the boss! After just two hours, your camera will bow to your will and you’ll be snapping the shots YOU want!
Last week I was flipping through “The Happenings” (the on-base magazine for what’s going on), and saw that Outdoor Rec was offering a trip to Karatepe – in THE RED ZONE! I had no idea what Karatepe was, but we jumped at the chance just to get into the red zone (the portion of Turkey [...]