What is the excerpt
Exposure - this is the time during which the camera captures the image. When photographing, the light is read using a camera matrix or using a film. When we do…

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The lenses. Myths and reality
Previously, the material described below was part of an article about types of lenses, but the article grew and broke into two separate parts. When choosing a photo lens, many…

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The alphabet of photogenicity
To paraphrase a famous aphorism, one can say: do not be born beautiful, but be born ... photogenic. Alas, only a few are photogenic of us. The rest, looking at…

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bokeh control

What type of camera to choose

Today on the market there are two types of cameras most often – digital mirror and ordinary digital cameras.
I decided to write a small article about choosing between what you need to look at, focusing on choosing the type of camera (camera).

The main advantages of digital SLR cameras

1. Replaceable optics that allows you to install any lens, from wide to telephoto, which allows you to shoot in the style of “photo-sniper” Or vice versa – macro objects, which allow to shoot very small details. Continue reading

Receptions photography at long exposures. Light painting.

“Late in the evening, when you sit at home and do not know what to do, experiment with a long exposure.” I think one of the ancient wise men said that, but if I am mistaken, it will be an interesting task to play with the creation of such photos of masterpieces.

What it is? No, this is not a photoshop correction, but simply a play of light.

How it’s done? Very simple, for this purpose there is enough camera with the ability to install it on a tripod, the tripod itself and a flashlight. Continue reading

Bokeh. Thoughts about bokeh.

This article is very filled with subjective opinions. Be patient with patience and understanding.

Bokeh is the “character” of an image outside the focus area, its intensity, and the effect on the overall picture. Roughly speaking, this is how a blurry image is out of focus. The term “blurry” is not entirely technical, but it is as suitable as possible to describe what is happening with the image not in the focus area. The image is “blurred” as if the artist picked up and mixed paint. Continue reading

What is ISO and how to set it up
However, what is ISO in the camera settings? ISO is a parameter indicating the level of sensitivity to light of its light-catching element (matrix or film). Mostly indicate the ISO…

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What is distortion
Distortion is mainly of two types - barrel-shaped (convex, Barrel distortion) and pillow-shaped (concave, Pincushion distortion). Distortion is usually called simple ‘barrel‘ and ‘pillow‘. But there is also a complex…

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What and how does the photo affect?
1. Photographer - the main element during the shooting. If there were no person, the camera would not turn on, not be installed in the correct position near the model…

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How not to be ashamed of the camera
Many of us, being in front of the camera, feel embarrassed, do not know what to do, where to look, what to occupy hands and what to do with our…

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