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Beginners Tips for Night Sky and Star Photography. Star Photography My favorite type of personal photography is taking night shots of the stars (long exposure pictures). I am often busy shooting pictures of people at weddings, or apartments, or models, and it’s important for me to make sure I take pictures for fun regularly. Taking pictures for no one other than myself is highly rewarding, soul filling, and fun! I also love taking travel photos and HDR photos, in this article we will take a close look at exactly how you can take your own epic star photographs. 30 seconds at f/2.8, ISO 1250 What you need to take jaw-dropping pictures of stars To take your star pictures, you only need three things: a full-frame camera (for better ISO capabilities)a fisheye lens (for the widest view of the sky)a tripod (for stability during 15 second photos) (Note: You can do this with a cropped sensor camera, without a tripod, and without a fisheye lens. 25 seconds at f/2.8, ISO 1600 Camera settings 13.0 seconds at f/2.8, ISO 1600 Why to use these settings.

12 Steps to Successly Promote your Photography on Instagram. If you’re reading this and are interested in digital photography, chances are you’re a user of Instagram, the current goliath of social media in photography. Instagram has become home to over 300 million users in the four years it’s been around, and it seems ready to only get bigger. 300 million is a big, big number. It can seem overwhelming, but it’s a great tool to not only create community, but also to become a better photographer. So how do you create a presence for yourself in all that noise?

There are a lot of websites claiming to offer you the fastest way to Instagram success, but most of them offer terrible advice that will get you nowhere. Here are a number of strategies to get better exposure for your photography, build a community, and grow as a photographer through Instagram. 1) Great artists only show great work The difference between a good artist and a great artist is that great artists only show great work.

Also, don’t post too often. 2) Find your niche. Deciphering Photo Jargon - Learn to Speak "Photographer" If you’ve ever been a little lost while reading your camera’s manual, or a photography magazine it could be that you just need to learn to speak “photographer” language. In this article I’ll go over some of the most common technical terms, as well as some less common slang or photographer jargon. By the end I promise you will have a better grasp on the language and be able to have a conversation with a seasoned pro and hold your own! Speaking “Photographer” – the Basics These are the terms you’ll find in your camera’s manual and in most beginner tutorials on how to use it.

Photography – the word photography comes from two old Greek words “phos” meaning light and “graph” meaning to draw. Lighting and Portrait Photography Terms Ambient light – also referred to as available light, is the light that is occurring in the scene without adding any flash or light modifiers. Slang and Photography Jargon Here’s a few other terms that are a bit more advanced, and even completely made up jargon. RAW vs JPEG. RAW en JPEG Op het moment dat de camera een foto maakt, gaan er allerlei elektronische processen lopen binnen in de camera. Alle digitale camera's zijn uitgerust met een processor die deze bewerkingen voor zijn/haar rekening neemt. Voor JPEG files gelden meer van deze processen dan voor RAW files.

De naam zegt het al, RAW (betekent ruw) files zijn onbewerkt. Onderstaand schema is hier een illustratief overzicht van. Zoals in figuur 1 te zien is, zitten er tussen de sensordata en de JPEG file een aantal processen. De instellingen voor JPEG bestanden worden vaak opgeslagen in zogenaamde Picture Styles (figuur 3).

Heel anders is dat bij de RAW file. Zoals in figuur 4 te zien is, krijg ik bij Photoshop eigenlijk geen mogelijkheden om de data van mijn foto aan te passen, voordat het een digitaal bestand wordt. Zoals te zien is in figuur 5, zijn alle instellingen (inclusief de zwart-wit instelling), die bij JPEG in de camera gebeuren, achteraf nog aan te passen in Photoshop CC.


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