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Photography Tips

Photography Tips
While I was teaching photography at our local technology college, I thought that I would have a brief section on food (and product) photography. I didn't realize how much I would love photographing food! I especially love taking pictures of fresh fruits and veggies. The vibrant colors and textures are just super fun to capture. I wanted so share a few things that I have learned about taking pictures of food. So, in no particular order, here are my 5 Food Photography Tips:

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Five Easy Steps to Simple Camera Mastery Creativity is all about making choices. But when you set your camera to automatic, as so many do, the camera makes the choices for you. If you want to be creative, the first thing you have to do is turn off the automatic setting. How to Take Better Pictures How to Take Better Pictures © 1973 ~ 2016 Ken Rockwell and KenRockwell.com. All rights reserved. Cameras & Lens Reviews Recommended Cameras Newest Articles Recommended Books Tutorial Videos

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