STORIES OF THE WEEK
Pixean
Mar 22, 2019
We have read about crystal balls in fairytales. We have seen characters peeking into the future with the help of these mystic objects. Gone are those days for sure or are they? Jumping back to reality, we suddenly have crystal balls in use. Crystal ball photography is a highly creative genre of photography wherein we enhance our images with the help of a crystal ball in the foreground. Obviously, they don’t let us see the future but they don’t seem any less magical though. Landscape photography ...
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Pixean
Mar 1, 2019
“Let's plan something for the upcoming holidays” or “I love to travel” Sounds familiar. Right? Considering the pictures posted on social media these days, Travel has become a hot topic and Travel Photography a most-sought-after option.  Traveling the world, capturing a beautiful location, its people, different cultures and customs seem very exciting. Almost like a dream job!! But then nothing comes easy J.  You need to sacrifice a lot of time and put in a great amount of hard work for that. None...
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Pixean
Feb 22, 2019
Everybody enjoys and appreciates a beautiful sunset and regardless of how cliché it may sound, no photo collection is complete without sunrise or a sunset picture. But have you ever wondered, “Why my sunset photos don’t look like the way I saw it?”  Taking beautiful sunset pictures can sometimes be challenging.  However, if you keep a few tips in mind, capturing the last rays of the day and the golden light can be a very satisfying experience.  Let me guide you through this: ** Image courtesy Pi...
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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 5, 2018
We are always bewildered about what is happening outside our world. For all of you who are highly interested in star gazing, night sky and constellations, this is going to be an experience of a lifetime. And for those who are not into the night sky at all, this will be a unique experience! I used to belong to the latter category. Photography is an illimitable art form. Time-lapse photography is a perfect example of that. Why time-lapse then? Well, we always want to see things we have never seen....
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Pixean
Nov 28, 2018
Time-lapse photography involves the stitching together of several images to form a video. It has the ability to depict an entire event in a much shorter duration of time. However, as we all know, the video is not actually sped up. So how is this achieved? Well, time-lapse photography involves certain parameters like time interval and number of shots. The time interval is the interval between two successive shots. For example, if you are shooting a time-lapse with an interval of 10 seconds betwee...
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Pixean
Nov 26, 2018
Time lapse videos depict an entire event in a much shorter duration of time. They are played at great speed and hence enthral the viewers. Time lapse photography takes a lot of practice to attain perfection. There are kits dedicated to this genre of photography. They may not be mandatory but they go a long way in helping you achieve excellence. There are a few other nuances involved in this that not many are aware of. We don’t think of these while we are getting ready for the shoot and this beco...
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Pixean
Jun 22, 2018
With the number of artistic entrepreneurs rising every day, this is an ever lingering question. Can you actually turn your creative art skill into a career? For example, you have a huge passion for photography, an intense creative art skill. When do you know that you can actually turn it into a full time career? You may have seen a friend of yours leave the day job to start his own photography business. This may seem to be a very cool and tempting option. But can you actually do it then and ther...
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Pixean
Jun 1, 2018
Solar eclipse is a proof of the exceptional uniqueness of nature. If you are a naturalist or a sky watcher, a solar eclipse is bound to fascinate you day in day out. There are two kinds of solar eclipses, a total eclipse and a partial eclipse. A total eclipse is certainly a spectaular sight albeit a very rare phenomenan. A partial eclipse is more common and easily viewable. In case you are planning to witness this spectacle, you will want to capture it forever as well. Before you go out for it, ...
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Pixean
Mar 30, 2018
The world of plants is a tantalizing treat for the senses. Plant photography is a great opportunity to reconnect with nature. The varied species, interesting shapes, the sizes, the vibrant colors – there is so much to capture! Garden photography is also catching up on Instagram garnering thousands of followers. Plant photography can also be used by horticultural and gardening companies to promote their businesses. So here are a few tips on how to capture greenery.Lenses and FramesThe first thing...
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Pixean
May 17, 2017
I have read somewhere that the most dangerous roads lead to the most beautiful destinations. And yes, this is true. Every adventurous activity which seems tough and dangerous gives the best and experience of the world. If you are someone like me who loves the click loads of pictures whenever you are exploring a beautiful place then this article is exclusively for you. It becomes really difficult to click the photographs in the challenging environment like taking the pictures while trekking or ra...
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