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Soften Harsh Lighting in Your Photos – A Cheap, Simple Fix for a Major Photography Flaw

By |2017-10-26T09:51:57-05:00October 26th, 2017|Advanced Equipment|

What's wrong with the photo below? Depending on where you are in your photography journey, you might answer that the photo is underexposed. you might say that Stella's head has a hotspot (a blown-out, completely overexposed area). you might say that the photo has too much contrast (too many darks and too many brights). you might [...]

Dicapac Waterproof Camera Case Review + Essential Tips

By |2017-09-27T14:43:29-05:00September 27th, 2017|Advanced Equipment, Advanced Photography|

This post contains affiliate links. If you purchase after clicking on these links, I receive compensation at no cost to you. Thank you for helping to make these free tutorials possible! Shooting with a waterproof camera case was top on my list of things to do when we drove the Pacific Coast Highway last summer. I've [...]

Lens Distortion in Photography

By |2016-10-17T17:30:35-05:00July 19th, 2016|Advanced Equipment, Advanced Photography, Guided365, Uncategorized|

This article is an excerpt from the Digital Photography for Moms Guided 365 project. It's one of the 34 lessons devoted to getting the most out of your lenses. OBJECTIVE: Recognize Lens Distortion in Your Photos Lens distortion is an issue that pops up commonly in photography. Like many shooting issues, if you can harness it, you can use it [...]