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Priorities When Buying a Camera and its Accessories

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 17 - 2017

Priorities When Buying a Camera

Priorities When Buying a Camera



Being new to photography means being excited in buying new lenses, flash, and the endless additional camera accessories. But before you splurge, it’s best you understand the priorities and which are must-buys. Here is oneslidephotography.com’s version of priorities in order:

1. Camera Body
Of course, since without it, there’s no buying anything else.

2. Lens
At the least, if you’re buying a lens for the first time, buy an all-around zoom lens. This lens can take pictures in both wide angles and telephoto shots. The all-around zoom lens comes in different varieties such as the 18-200 mm, the 18-135 mm, and the 28-135 mm. This is a very flexible lens for everyday use. It’ll be a hassle to start out with a lens that’s only wide or only tele. Read the rest of this entry »

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Avoid Using Digital Zoom on your Pocket Point-and-Shoot Camera!

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 17 - 2017

optical zoom vs digital zoom

optical zoom vs digital zoom



There is one feature in the average pocket camera that you should avoid the usage of: the digital zoom. Why? Here is the explanation:

Usually, a pocket point-and-shoot camera is equipped with lenses that have two zoom capabilities: optical and digital zoom. When you use the optical zoom, the optic glass component inside the lens will zoom in on the subject (like when you use a telescope), and the sensor will then capture the zoomed result to record. Read the rest of this entry »

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How to Choosing, Using, and Caring DSLR Filters

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 16 - 2017
How to Choosing, Using, and Caring DSLR Filters - Lens Filters Group

How to Choosing, Using, and Caring DSLR Filters - Lens Filters Group

Using lens filters when you take a picture is much more satisfying than spending hours sitting in front of your computer trying to get the effect you want. You can of course still use your software to make image adjustments. So you’re using a filter on your lens, maybe to protect it from dust or finger smears or maybe for an effect that you want, what can you do to ensure that it does not degrade the quality of your expensive lens? Here are some pointers: Read the rest of this entry »

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Photoshop Tips: Selective Color Photography Part 2

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 15 - 2017

Selective color photography tutorial

Selective color photography tutorial



In this second part, we’ll learn how to create the selective color photography effect in easier steps. This 2nd way is accomplished by merely sliding parameters and saturation settings. Here’s how: Read the rest of this entry »

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Photoshop tips: Selective Color Photography

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 14 - 2017

Photoshop tips - Selective Color Photography Tutorial

Photoshop tips - Selective Color Photography Tutorial



Selective color photography is a photography technique where the resulting photos will have a few prominent colors against a black and white background. The following is tips and tricks to achieving a selective color photograph using adobe photoshop. These steps are simple, and can be done by even the most novices in digital editing.

1. Open the colored photo to be process in Photoshop.
Photoshop tips -  Selective Color Photography

Photoshop tips - Selective Color Photography



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Facts Behind Kevin Carter’s Photograph: Vulture Stalking a Child

The story behind of an African child in Sudan who was starving in a Pulitzer Prize winning photograph is revealed. Till date, some rumors about Kevin carter piece above are still doing the rounds. A Pulitzer Prize winning photo in 1994 that shows a gaunt little child with a vulture as the background is always […]


3 Challenges in the World of Digital Photography

Digital photography continues to escalate in popularity in line with the changing times. There is now a new model of cameras, accessories coming out in the market every single month. So why is the development so rapid? One of the answers would be the fact that digital photography is simple. If you purchase a digital […]


Camera: A History of Photography from Daguerreotype to Digital

Cameras, and what they capture, forever changed our perception of the world, and of ourselves. Few inventions have had the impact of this ingenious, elegant, and deceptively simple device. This gorgeous cornerstone volume, created in collaboration with the world-famous George Eastman House, celebrates the camera and the art of the photograph. It spans almost two […]


The Nikon D800: Newest Pro Camera in Early 2012

Nikon has just announced a new Pro DSLR that will sell like hotcakes among professional photographers. The Nikon D800 is a camera equipped with the highest photo resolution ever (in the DSLR category) of 36 MP. With a resolution that high, it’ll be a breeze for photographers to capture tiny details when shooting landscapes, fashion, […]


Photography Pricing Tips

I often get questions from friends who are just starting their photography business about tips for setting their service fees. The follow are concepts and considerations that has an important role in determining pricings:


Things That Make Your Photos Look Less Attractive

When we are in the same location or position and we would like to immortalize what we see on camera, sometimes, we unconsciously make several mistakes. Though they are not fatal, but the impacts on the photos we take will look less interesting. Even though we can later fix those errors using software editing like […]


How to Choose The Best Tripod for DSLR

A camera tripod is an important investment. The reasons for using a tripod are many: shooting in low light, shooting with smaller apertures in bright light, shooting time-lapse sequences, shooting self-portraits…and on and on. These are just some of tips and tricks that might come up as you look into buying a new tripod.