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The Bullet Journal Store. Photoshop Text on a Circular Path. Make Type in a Circle to Create a Round Logo in Illustrator. Blackbox 1. 8 Ways To Grow Mentally, Physically, Emotionally & Spiritually. Life these days has become so hectic that it’s very easy for us to get caught up in just trying to “survive” each day. By “surviving” we’re not referring to making sure we have something to eat and drink each day; “surviving” has become so much more complicated than that.

For many people, “surviving” a day means being able to accomplish what others expect of them — “others” being the boss, the spouse, children, parents, friends, and so on. While there’s nothing wrong with meeting others’ expectations, the danger in getting to pre-occupied with doing so, you begin to lose track of the most important person in the world: ME, …… I mean YOU!

Keep in mind that you’re trying to meet other people’s expectations either because these people are instrumental in the goals you want to accomplish (such as your boss who plays the lead part in your career and financials) or because they are people you care about (such as family and friends). 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Visual Communication Images with Messages 6th Edition: Bibliography. Visual Communication Images with Messages 6th Edition: BIBLIOGRAPHY A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas--a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins, 1912-1990 AUTHOR, EDITOR, AND HUMANITARIAN Click the title link to find out more about the work or to order it from Amazon.com Chapter 1: Visual Communication Anderson, Steve F. (2011)Technologies of History: Visual Media and the Eccentricity of the PastDartmouth Atzmon, Leslie, Ed. (2011) Visual Rhetoric and the Eloquence of DesignParlor Press Barnes, B.

Susan (2011)An Introduction to Visual Communication: From Cave Art to Second LifePeter Lang Baldwin, Jonathan, & Roberts, Lucienne (2006)Visual Communication: From Theory to PracticeAVA Publishing Barry, Anne Marie (1997)Visual Intelligence:Perception, Image, and Manipulation in Visual CommunicationNew York: State University of New York Press Cousins, Norman (1988) Human Options New York: W. Return to the top Meek, A. Photography 101 Tutorial: How To Use Shutter Speed | Beck Impressions Photography. While aperture refers to how narrow or wide a camera’s shutter opens, the shutter speed determines how long it stays open. A faster shutter speed lets in less light, and a longer shutter speed allows more light to reflect off your subject and onto the camera’s sensor. Photography, like our vision, is all about light reflecting off the surfaces in a scene and exposing/recording internally as an image.

As I discussed in my post about aperture, when you’re shooting in Aperture Priority (Av) mode, you select the aperture, and your camera’s built in light meter will measure what the shutter speed should be. As you decrease the size of the aperture, thus decreasing the amount of light that can reach your camera’s sensor at a given moment, the shutter speed will slow down to allow enough time for the proper amount of light to get through. If the aperture is larger, thus allowing more light in at one time, the shutter speed is faster to keep from allowing too much light. Make sense? Learn | Canon Explains Exposure. A Little About Exposure: Exposure is the amount of light a digital camera's sensor captures when a photo is taken. Too much light results in a washed out photo (overexposed). Too little light and the photo will be too dark (underexposed). A camera's Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO settings directly affect exposure, but more importantly, they allow you to control how each photo will look.

Aperture - Control the amount of blur or sharpness around your subject. What it is and what it does: The aperture setting controls the size of the lens opening that allows light into your camera.You can blur the foreground and background that bracket your subject (known as shallow depth of field) by opening up the aperture with a low f-stop number; alternatively, you can keep your photo sharp from the foreground through to the background (known as wide depth of field) by closing the aperture down with a high f-stop number.

Foreground and background blur make the subject stand out. Back To Top. ProMonitor Support. BetterPhoto Instructor Insights: Photography Panning for Sports and Action. By Doug Steakley photo copyright by Doug Steakley Panning is the technique of following and photographing a moving subject with a shutter speed that is slow enough to cause the background to blur but fast enough to capture detail in the subject. Panning is a powerful technique for sports such as race cars, motorcycles, running or bicycling and it works equally well with wildlife. Panning can be used to photograph a bird in flight or a cheetah chasing a gazelle, and is an excellent technique for capturing a feeling of motion and action.

While the technique appears to be easy it requires an understanding of the camera settings and practice. Panning is not the same as using a fast shutter speed to capture of freeze action such as a bird in flight because this requires a fast shutter speed and often a higher ISO. Diagonal Leading Lines in Photography Composition. Of all the lines used in photography, diagonals are the most dynamic. You can use them to create a strong impression of movement or you can use them to create a tremendous sense of depth. All images are created with lines—some vertical, horizontal and others converging—but knowing how to place them affects the mood and composition of the final image. A sense of order is created with vertical and horizontal lines, implying stability and strength. Diagonals are unbalanced and appear to be unstable.

What they communicate is dynamic, yet precarious. They always appear to be falling over or not quite secure. This is what lends itself to a dramatic image. The easiest way to create diagonals is simply by tilting your camera. Try capturing a simple image like a car or skyscraper by tilting the camera forty five degrees and see the effect you create. When shooting from high up from a bird’s eye view, you can really create some stunning images.

“Selfportrait” captured by M. 52 photography projects: a photo idea to try every week of the year. Taking on a photography project is a great way to get yourself out of a photography rut and to bring some focus to your picture-taking. Placing some constraints on what you’re going to take photos of or what camera gear you’ll use really does force you to become more creative, too. We’ve prepared 52 fantastic photo ideas – one for every week in 2015. These are split into three sections: easy home projects you can do today, ideas you can try outdoors at the weekend and a series of ongoing photo projects that you can start now but keep topping up in the coming weeks and months. We’ve also added a sprinkling of links to other project ideas and photo tips and techniques to try in 2015. Bookmark this page and you’ll never be short of inspiration… SEE MORE: 77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything Home photography projects SEE MORE: 5 cool water drop photography ideas and 1 really simple set-up.

URBAN AND ARCHITECTURAL TYPOLOGY OF INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURES VERSUS THEIR PHOTOGRAPHIC TYPOLOGY – A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS | Tijana Vujicic. -1-Tijana Vujičić Abstract: Typology as a scientific discipline and method of research is used extensively in various fields.The contribution of typological research stems fromthe co-action of a number of factors: the phenomenon under consideration, the approach to research, the expression tools used,and theresearcher’s specific goals targeted throughtypology.

Research into the relation between the urban and architectural typology of industrial complexes and theirphotographic typology, as presented inthe worksof two photographers, Bernd andHilla Becher, allows a comparative analysis ofdifferentapproachesused in typological research,as well as ofthe results and impact of this kind of research. On the other hand, the research in question seeks to draw attentionto the issue of abandonedindustrial structures, and to the need to take an active approachto this problem.

Key words : typology, abandonedindustrial structures,brownfields,Bernd and Hilla Becher. Buildings & Structures - TALLIS PHOTOGRAPHY. Raffaele Petralla. Interview with Fine Art Portrait Photographer Bill Gekas. Earlier in the year while surfing through a list of photographers on Google Plus I came across a photograph that grabbed my attention. A young girl with rosy cheeks, big wide eyes and a serious look on her face stood against a green wallpapered wall dressed in a bright red jacket while holding a bowl of cherries. The image was striking on many levels – the subject, the colour, the pose, the style of the image and what it evoked on an emotional level all caused me to look twice.

The photographer was Bill Gekas and a quick look through the rest of his work revealed some beautiful images with a distinct style and attention to detail. Today I’m excited to present an interview with Bill Gekas as well as some of his beautiful images. Bill lives in Melbourne Australia. Check out more of his work on his website and blog. Connect with him on Twitter and Google+. Bill – can you tell us a little about your switch from film to digital photography? My transition from film to digital happened in 2005. Current Trends In Portrait Photography World. Portrait photography is one of the most creatively demanding and challenging jobs in the world. Bringing out the best in your subject by taking a different route and photo ensemble each time and carving a different mood for every client is what makes portraiture unique in its own rights.

However, just like other things in the world, trends come and go with the portrait photography landscape as well. Let us have a look at all the trends that are creating some buzz this season. The way we are clicking portraits is changing. Here are a few trends that are here to stay. The Classical Painting Portrait You would find such paintings in many old timey houses. The Desaturated portraiture We have all loved color and many photographers are famous for their highly saturated pictures.

The Environmental shoot Photo by: Brian Smale Studio or indoor shoots are not in anymore. Moreover, the pictures appear more creative and candid. Creative & Candid portraiture Also See: How to be Good at Candid Photography. How to photograph textures. Texture Photography can sometimes be challenging, since composition, light and depth work differently than in, for example, landscape photography. In texture photography, it’s all about patterns, colors and depth, and every single detail of a texture plays a significant role in the overall perception of the photograph.

The combination of these intricate details, interesting patterns, vibrant colors and a good depth – all contribute to a beautiful texture. NIKON D700 @ 38mm, ISO 280, 1/100, f/8.0 Here are some tips on photographing textures: 1) Find a texture Obviously, to be able to photograph a texture, you first need to find it. Finding simple textures is very easy. 2) Create a texture If you are too lazy to find a texture, create one!

3) Equipment I recommend photographing textures on a tripod. 4) Ambient light or external light? If you are outside, sunlight is one of the best light sources for textures, especially close to sunrise and sunset, when the light rays hit objects at an angle. How to Take Better Pictures Using Just the Pop-Up Flash. The dreaded pop-up flash. For many photographers, the thought of using only our built-in flash makes us cringe – and for good reasons. When not carefully altered, the pop-up flash gives off a harsh, direct light that is unnatural. Your photographs will turn out flat every time because the head-on direction of the light erases any shadows that would have added depth or texture.

Many times the pop-up flash will overexpose the subject if it is too close in range and the flash intensity is not adjusted accordingly. Such shortcomings are especially apparent when shooting portraits. These kinds of negative results have given the pop-up flash a bad reputation, but there are many situations where this feature can improve your photography significantly, and even be a lifesaver. If you are a beginner photographer you may not be ready yet to invest in the flash gear that professionals use. 1. Unlike an external flash unit, your pop-up flash gets its power from the camera battery itself. 2. 3. 4. Introduction to Exposure.

Exposure is one of the most basic elements of photography, and most important. In its most basic sense, exposure is how light or dark everything appears in the image. This process begins when light from a source reflects off the objects in your scene. That light enters your camera through the lens and is absorbed by the sensor. Your camera’s sensor is made up of millions of photosites (or pixels) that absorb light.

The more light that is absorbed, the lighter the image is going to be. The basics Although cameras have come a long way since their inception 75 years ago, the way exposure works is still exactly the same. Aperture Inside all lenses are a set of rounded blades in a circle called aperture blades. If we were to take a picture and the image was too dark we could simply open up the aperture wider to let more light in. Aperture is measured by a scale of f-stops. Shutter Speed The shutter is inside the camera body. Shutter speeds are expressed as fractions of a second.

15283. Quizalize. Assignment 3 – Colour – Research – Ernst Haas | YvonneB – The Art of Photography. I’ve enjoyed the coursework and exercises for part three and looked forward to planning the assignment. When I first started this TAoP module I dipped into one of the recommended course books Caruana and Fox (2012). I have now re-visited this book and found the content to be much more relevant.

Over the last couple of months it has been slowly dawning on me that by exploring other photographers, both past and present, and their work I can gain both inspiration and knowledge that will help me develop my own practice. Planning for Assignment 3 is probably the first time during this course that I have spent a lot of time reading and researching and I have found that I have enjoyed it very much. At the start of this section’s coursework I saw Ernst Haas mentioned and was immediately interested in the work of this pioneer of colour photography and wanted to find out more about both Haas and his work. Ernst Haas (1921-1986) was born in Vienna and took up photography after the war. Like this: Photographers – On Photography. September 18, 2014 | Leave a Comment | Jay Maisel provides quick candid answers to 20 questions.

How do you know when an image doesn’t work? It doesn’t move you in any way. How do you know when an image is good? It moves you emotionally. How do you know when an image is great? What’s the most useful photographic mantra? What is your greatest fear? Read the rest of Jay’s Q&A here. Read more 20 Questions With Photographers here. Read Jay’s favorite quotes here. Read a collection of quotes by Jay here. Find out more about Jay Maisel here.

July 22, 2013 | Leave a Comment | David duChemin provides quick candid answers to a 20 questions. What’s the best thing about photography? What’s the worst thing about photography? What’s the thing that interests you most about other people’s photographs? Who were your early photographic influences? My earliest were portraitists, like … Read the rest of David duChemin’s Q&A here. Read other Q&A’s by other top photographers here. July 16, 2013 | Leave a Comment | Repetition is the Mother of all learning. Six Classic Design Elements for Outstanding Photographs. Reading photographs. LEARN NC: Search results. Haiku and photography: A natural connection. Know Yourself Journal Prompts - Google Docs. The Bullet Journal Store. ChasejarvisLIVE: Bravery and Authenticity in a Digital World with Brené Brown with Chase Jarvis.

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