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Auto ISO – pros, cons and how to use it

Auto ISO – pros, cons and how to use it

Controlling exposure, part 5 - auto ISO Using auto ISO can be helpful when there is a lot going on and you don't have enough time to respond to changing light conditions quickly enough. ISO controls the sensitivity of your camera’s sensor to light. By changing the ISO...

Angles of light:  how to use front light

Angles of light: how to use front light

For the last part of our series on the angles of light we are taking a closer look at front light. More specifically: The benefits of front lighting The pitfalls of lighting from the front  How to use front light But first... What is front light? Front light is the...

9 times manual focus beats autofocus

9 times manual focus beats autofocus

Manual focus is not dead A friend recently got her first digital SLR camera. Up until now she has been using a fully manual film camera, including manual focus, so this opened up a whole new world of exciting possibilities. She came over with her camera a few days...

5 ways to use triangles in photography composition

5 ways to use triangles in photography composition

How to see and use triangles in photography composition Before I begin talking about triangles in composition, I want to be clear that we are discussing how to incorporate the triangle shape when composing photographs. Not the composition theory of golden triangles -...

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