STORIES OF THE WEEK
Pixean
Apr 26, 2019
Whenever we think of sharp images, we focus on the camera and the lens. The prices of the camera body and the lenses start playing in and around our minds. The general thought is that the costlier the camera gear the better the quality of images. What we fail to notice is that even basic camera gear can produce sharp images. The sharpness and quality of the images don’t entirely lie in the hands of your camera body or lens. Stability is a critical aspect of image sharpness and hence a tripod or ...
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Pixean
Mar 20, 2019
Every photographer has a few best practices or rules which they follow religiously on every shoot to avoid disaster. Today I am going to share my best practices which can save you from getting into trouble. The purpose behind sharing these tips is to keep a backup plan ready before you realize you are in deep trouble. Prevention is better than cure.SourceCreate folders in camera for every new shoot.There’s an inbuilt option in almost every camera to create a folder. So whatever photos you shoot ...
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Pixean
Feb 1, 2019
Fashion is in us, with us and around us. Not only now, but it has also been the same for ages. Fashion has been one of the most important factors whose influence on global culture has been massive. The fashion industry is an ever growing one. In fact, fashion is getting expensive all the time. In the United States alone, close to 250 billion dollars is being spent on different types of fashion accessories. These include bags, shoes, apparels etc. So what is fashion actually? Fashion is actually ...
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Pixean
Jan 25, 2019
The word Photography literally means the study of light. There can be no photography if there is no light at all. Photography requires the skills of using light to your advantage to make images artistically. There can be two types of lighting in any condition, artificial light, and natural light. Natural light refers to the light sources present in nature. Natural light is not under our control. It may differ from place to place and from time to time. Artificial light sources can vary in size, i...
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Pixean
Jan 18, 2019
How do you actually show an entire event to your viewers in a short span of time? Realistically speaking, they will not be interested to see the video of the entire phenomenon. As a result, you will have to show the content in a much more interesting way. Presenting a time-lapse video is a solution. A time-lapse is nothing but showing a long event in a very short duration of time. This can be done to shoot everything ranging from sunsets to cooking recipes. Time-lapse videos have become quite co...
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Pixean
Dec 28, 2018
You may be a beginner in photography, an amateur or even a professional. You might be shooting wildlife or landscapes for a living. Even then you need to have the basic knowledge of portrait photography. Whenever people will get to know that you are a photographer, they will request you for portraits. “I am a wildlife photographer and hence I cannot shoot portraits” – this is a very lame excuse and is nowhere close to professional behaviour. You may not be interested in making that a profession,...
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Pixean
Nov 30, 2018
In case you have heard the term hyper lapse photography and wondering how it is different from time lapse photography, you have just arrived at the correct place. Now what is time lapse photography? It is a type of photography in which an event is shown in a much shorter duration of time. The entire event seems sped up, creating a lot of excitement in the final video. Once the shots are taken, they are processed and later put together in a video sequence to manufacture the final product. Hyper l...
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Pixean
Dec 28, 2016
Have you ever thought of a day wherein you will have to shoot landscapes on a bright sunny morning and a club event later at night? Think of it and get excited. The very fact that it is more challenging than you can think of makes it irresistible! Low light photography remains one of the most queried subjects in photography. So how do you shoot an indoor club event? A flash gun is always an option, but if not used properly, you may get photographs having a very bright subject against a very dark...
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Pixean
Dec 19, 2016
Certain occasions come only once in a lifetime. To frame such memorable events forever, you need to have the best photographers around. At the end of the day, you do not want bad images of such an occasion. So today we will discuss about the process of selecting a photographer for such occasions. Not only this, you will have to guide the photographer too, in certain aspects of the event. So what are the preliminary things to be decided before reaching out to a photographer?Finalize the venue of ...
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Photography is love; ardor and oodles of creativity all coalesced on to a single piece of paper. Obviously, with these come several hindrances. One of the very significant one’s is the challenge of low light, so highly frequent while shooting indoors.SourceBelow I have listed a few cameras and lenses with reasonably better low light performances.Just as the body, the lens will be extremely crucial. Try choosing a fast lens since indoor event photography is a game of speed. A fast lens means it w...
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