Photo Storage and Backup for Photographers

By |2020-02-17T17:30:29-06:00February 20th, 2020|Basic Photography, Basic Techniques, Start Here|

Photo storage and backup might be one of the scariest and most daunting topics for photographers to tackle. This topic is important to anyone who takes photos: hobbyists, professionals, momtogs, and people who fall somewhere in between. I've written about photo storage and backup several times on this blog. But it's been a while, my methods [...]

03. Photography Basics: How (And When) to Read Your Camera Manual

By |2016-10-17T17:30:56-05:00January 31st, 2014|Basic Photography, Start Here|

One of the most common complaints I hear from new digital photographers is that they have this fancy new camera, but that it's hard to use to its full potential.  T camera manual contains every last detail about the camera, written in quasi-jibberish.  Not only do you have to filter what's important to you at this [...]

02. Photography Basics: Use This Mode & Setting For Better Focus

By |2016-10-17T17:30:57-05:00January 29th, 2014|Basic Photography, Start Here|

Focus your shots where you want instead of where your camera thinks is best by using this easy shooting mode. Read more about how to use it by registering for your free photography journey here. Last week I wrote an article for digital photography beginners called "Where to Start with Your New Camera."  Knowing that [...]

01. Photograhy Basics: Where to Start with Your Brand New Camera

By |2016-10-17T17:30:57-05:00January 16th, 2014|Basic Photography, Start Here|

It’s been a long time, a very long time, since I was a digital photography beginner.  I’m so immersed in this wonderful world of dSLRs and instant sharing of photos that I forget how overwhelming those first few steps can be. I visited my uncle over the holidays.  My sweet aunt bought him a brand new [...]