camera basics and understanding exposure

My little Girl

My little Girl

camera basics and understanding exposure – Getting to know you Since doing the 3 hour workshop with Robyn I thought I would practice the other day and this was one of my favourites. I even managed half a catch light in her eyes. Will keep practicing. »

Facebook featured photographers Jan 14

our featured photographers for January!

Do me a favour and pop on over to Facebook and congratulate our featured photographers for January: Samantha, Sally and Siobhan. And the answer is NO, you don’t have to have a name starting with “S” to be a featured photographer 🙂 Will it be your turn next month? All you have to do is share your images, participate in discussions, be helpful to others and give us some lovely phot... »

My Little Man

My Little Man

camera basics and understanding exposure – Getting to know you Please note – this is a facebook download of my photo as I am not currently on my computer with the originals, so quality is compromised!!! This is a photo I took of my little man at 5 days old. »

Selfie

Selfie

camera basics and understanding exposure – Getting to know you My 4 yr old loves taking photos of anything. This is him playing with the Ipad. »

Gunn Point high tide

Gunn Point high tide

I took this last weekend on a quick family fishing night. iI like that the photo includes the sunset, water and the tree shadow. I don’t think it was taken on th best setting the camera could do, it might be able to be clearer. »

Depth of field

Depth of field

camera basics and understanding exposure module 4 This was tricky as my only child home was my eldest and he doesn’t keep still, but had to get challenge done so this is how it went. Will play with it more later to help me understand it a little more. Pic 1 iso 200 ap f4 shutter 1/6 Pic 2 iso 200 ap f4 shutter 1/8 Pic 3 iso 200 ap f4 shutter 1/10 Pic 4 iso 200 ap f3.5 shutter 1/5 »

Model at the Beach

Model at the Beach

So many people love this photo that i took and compliment me on my photography skills. In all honesty, i didn’t use an special setting, and i wasn’t trying to capture an amazing moment. All i had asked the model to do, was pose however she wanted, to stay in that position and while we wait for the back splash of the wave to arrive, and as the wave splashed, i took the photo. Lucky for ... »

not the best photos

not the best photos

camera basics and understanding exposure lesson/module/challenge 7 these aren’t the best photos but the first on is just on landscape mode and the second is on sunset. I can tell that the colors are more obvious, I live Melbourne so i have had no bright scenes to photograph so i threw another photo of Thomas in there »

Challenge 6 – focus and shake

Challenge 6 – focus and shake

camera basics and understanding exposure lesson/module/challenge 6 There were 2 parts to this challenge. The first part was different ways of focusing – the spider picture was taken in Aperture priority (ISO400, f6.3, 1/50) and I used my flexible spot focus which allows me to move the focus to where I want it. When the subject is still, like this spider, I can see that the flexible spot focu... »

Challenge 6

Challenge 6

camera basics and understanding exposure lesson/module/challenge 6 I have messed with some of these photos to get rid of the background. I just love his little face I’m feeling like I keep taking the same photos, but I might be improving. I am deleting a lot more photos which is good for my poor computer. »

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