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Getting some great photographs of soccer games – Photo tips to improve your techniques (contd) ..

Tip 806 (Getting rid of the clutter through zoom): For shooting the action in soccer games, be prepared to zoom most of the time; this helps in getting rid of a lot of side items in the photo that you really never need. During a fast action play, it may make sense to keep the […]

Getting some great photographs of soccer games – Photo tips to improve your techniques (contd) ..

Tip 801 (Take lots of photos): Initially, after reviewing the photos I would take at occasions and events, I would be surprised and angry at how many of the photos would not come out well. Either the composition was wrong, or the photo was not sharp enough, or something similar. However, on speaking to other […]

How to take photos of the moon – Improve your photo shooting capabilities and your technique (contd..)

Tip 711 (Use RAW when possible): RAW allows you to adjustments in non-destructive (non-lossy) mode. When you are taking photos of the night, and with the moon, there is a strong chance that you will want to do white balance adjustments, and for doing those adjustments in the camera, you need to shoot in RAW.

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How to take photos of the moon – Improve your photo shooting capabilities and your technique (contd..)

Tip 706 (Track the phases of the moon): This may seem very obvious, but be sure to check out the various phases of the moon as well as the lunar calendar. This will you determine whether the moon is in a full moon stage, or half or quarter, or even when there is no moon […]

How to take photos of the moon – Improve your photo shooting capabilities and your technique (contd..)

Tip 701 (Use tree branches to frame your photos): When you are taking photos of the moon as it is (without trying to show the moon over a landscape), the image can look much better when you get some tree branches in the photo, such that those branches seem to frame the moon on the […]