|Advanced Photography

Canon EOS 6D vs 6DII: A Real-Life Noise Comparison

By |2018-02-15T16:50:50-05:00February 7th, 2018|Advanced Photography|

Canon released its 6D Mark II in 2017, and the Internet has been abuzz ever since then discussing its high ISO performance. There have been reports that the Mark II creates more noise at high ISOs than the original 6D. But the thing about these comparisons is that, number one, it's hard to two compare [...]

Reflection Photography and Focus: What You Need to Know

By |2018-01-25T12:03:42-05:00January 25th, 2018|Advanced Camera Settings, Advanced Photography|

Reflection photography is a common photography technique that has a deceptively tricky focus issue. Depending on the photo you are taking, you have three possibilities for focus in your reflection photos: Both the subject and its reflection are in focus. Only the subject is in focus. Only the reflection is in focus. Shot with an [...]

Low-Key Photography {Shoot & Edit for Dark & Moody Photos}

By |2018-01-11T16:25:48-05:00January 11th, 2018|Advanced Photography, Photo Editing|

Low-key photography involves using darker exposures and tones in an image to create a dramatic and moody appearance. Taking a successful low-key photo is part on-camera skill and part editing technique. We'll talk briefly about the on-camera part in this tutorial. After that, we'll focus on editing to enhance dark and moody photos. On-Camera Techniques for [...]