If you’re excited after watching some awesome street photography and are planning to become a street photographer, it’s understandable. Street photography is indeed extremely appealing. However, it’s not an easy task. It’s therefore helpful to get tips from eminent street photographers with their experiences, approaches and memories connected to their photographs.
While you are traveling through a scenic region, you cannot resist the temptation to stop over and capture some photos of the landscapes. But alas, after you come home and look at the photos, they seem flat and bland! What’s the reason? The fact is that human eyes travel over the lovely scene and focus only on the appealing elements, ignoring everything except the most enticing details in the scene. However, lenses and film or sensors cannot do that on their own; they need help.
Street photography is unique and different than most other genres of photography in that it doesn’t aim to photograph beauty, glamour, grandeur and glory. It’s a genre that finds the very ordinary daily life that can be found on the streets, but makes us understand thoroughly how the life in a particular society or country is.
Surely a wedding is about the beautiful bridal gown, wedding ring, wedding decoration, food and all the beautiful elements. But the wedding photography is all about capturing those candid moments that are exclusive to a wedding. If you are an aspiring wedding photographer, you better master the technique of capturing these candid shots, with proper lighting, perfect techniques and all your hard work, and you will get name, fame and money. Here are a few useful tips.
Have you got many old photos in your collection with which you want to get lost in old memories or just want to make your ancestors’ photos new again? Well, if you are wondering how to do that, the good news for you is that this can be done!
A professional photographer can understand the importance of backdrops. Backdrops are as important as the subjects to the extent that they can make or break a photo. The entire look of a photo can be affected greatly by the backdrop on which it has been captured. And so, photographers keenly think on backdrops while non-photographers don’t when they capture photos. Here’s an overview of the importance of backdrops in photography and how you can make the most of your backdrop.
There are some basics of good product photography which are known to most photographers. Examples are setting camera to the widest aperture, using a tripod, generating an out-of-focus background, using a white background and so on.