Summertime is a great season to create beautiful outdoor portraits. With warm weather and abundant sunshine, summer can be one of the best times of year to photograph portraits on-location. These tips will help you capture a season of stunning portrait images.Read the entire article on the Canon Digital Learning Center.
While trying to figure out what to do with this scene, I used one of my frequent wide angle tips and that was to get in close to something interesting in the foreground. I didn't have to get too creative with that advice here because the only foreground I could get close to and still see the waterfall (Pluto Falls) was ... the wall. Fortunately, that worked out OK.
I especially like how the man-made lines in the stone stairs and wall interact with the natural lines in the rock. The vertical lines of the water and gorge cutting through the rock intersect those horizontal lines and draw the viewer's eye into the frame.
by Laura TillinghastRead the entire article on the Canon Digital Learning Center.
Photography is all about light, but understanding how to approach lighting for portraits can be intimidating. While there is a lot to learn, these lighting concepts are very easy to grasp once you start putting them into practice. The aim of this article is help you choose where you want to get started with natural light portraits.
The wide open results from this lens are remarkable, especially for the low price.
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Canon 100mm f/2.8L IS Lens
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Sony 90mm f/2.8 Macro OSS Lens
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Tamron 90mm f/2.8 VC Macro Lens
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Zeiss Milvus 100mm f/2M Lens
Visualize the camera resolution difference in the following comparisons:
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X Pro Macro Lens
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Art vs. Sigma 105mm f/2.8 OS Macro Lens
Need a high quality, relatively light weight telephoto zoom for your Sony kit? This lens is a great choice.
Watching a lunar eclipse is an incredible experience and photographing it is even more exciting. Capturing the moon as it transitions into a beautiful and colorful moon is thrilling. When I was photographing a lunar eclipse, I watched the full moon as it slowly darkened, turning a stunning deep orange color. The eerie experience moved me as I observed it transition from a bright full moon into a full lunar eclipse. I will share with you information on lunar eclipses and what I learned while photographing them.Read the entire article on the Canon Digital Learning Center.
Great little lens.
This is a fun lens. Very unique. What should it be compared to? I'll start you with this one: