Macro Photography is all about photographing the little things. This can be anything from looking at microscopic organisms through specialist equipment to getting close ups of everyday objects. As you get closer to your subject, […]
How to photograph slices of fruit and veg with 1 light In this post we will look at a simple method for photographing slices of fruit and veg (and other objects) using just 1 light. For
Create Superheroes in Photoshop with Layered Effects When I knew I was going to be shooting with Danny Dobson, I started to think of creative possibilities for the end images. His physique is extraordinary, so
Continuous lighting or flash? Which is right for you? Which should I buy – continuous lighting or flash? This is a common dilemma for new photographers wanting to step out into using studio lighting. I
Focus Stacking – Watch Photography Close Up Focus stacking is a close up photography technique that is usually associated with photographing insects. However, it also has other applications for other types of macro photography. If
Creative Lighting with Speedlights I am a big fan of mixing natural light with flash. Location shooting often lends itself to creative lighting with speedlights. It might be simply supplementing the existing light to soften
Clamshell Lighting – Studio Photography Lighting Tips Clamshell lighting is a simple way of lighting a studio portrait. For this you need two light sources. It can be done using speedlights or studio flash units.