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Street Photography Tips for Dummies

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On November - 5 - 2017

Street Photography Tips for Dummies

Street Photography Tips for Dummies



Candid street photography, or candid portraits, can be some of the most interesting photos captured in everyday places. Heading out into the crowd with a camera is exhilarating and intimidating at the same time. Great photographic scenes play out on the streets right before your very eyes, but people are quick to recognize the camera and ruin the opportunity. Being covert without being creepy — it’s all part of the game we call street photography (and quite different from traditional portrait photography).
Discover how to achieve the best results for candid street photography. Find photography tips that will help you to capture great natural street scenes.These tips will help you see those decisive moments and learn to trust your instincts. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tips on Photographing Human Interest

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On October - 1 - 2017
Tips and Tricks on Photographing Human Interest

Tips and Tricks on Photographing Human Interest

People and all aspects of their daily lives are always interesting photo themes. The interesting factors can be triggered by the touching atmosphere of the scenes. These epic scenes may be of a cultural activity or a seemingly mundane day-to-day ritual.

For photographers with a keen eye in observing social issues, these human activity and behaviors will make for an interesting and eye-catching works of photography. And the production of these photos will feel natural and easy to do.

These works of photography centering on human activity and behavior are usually referred to as “human-interest photographs.” The problem is, human-interest photography might not be as easy as it seems. There are many constraints in the field that we have to go through when we photograph a subject. For example, when the scene is ready to be photographed, suddenly the objects notice the camera, disrupting their natural state, making the photograph seem forced or unnatural.

For those interested in delving into the world of human-interest photography, the following tips may assist in getting started: Read the rest of this entry »

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12 Tips for Candid Photography

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On September - 24 - 2017

12 Tips for Candid Photography

12 Tips for Candid Photography



There is a term in photography, candid shots, where the subject of the photograph is not in a controlled position or unaware of the camera (photo coverage). The resulting picture looks more natural, spontaneous, and less contrived. The following are tips for successful candid photography:

1. Bring your camera everywhere. Be ready to shoot at any time because an interesting moment may be just around the corner.

2. Pay close attention to your surroundings. The simplest things may become interesting objects to shoot. These may be a daydreaming store owner, people waiting for their train, the elderly, someone sitting next to you, a couple of lovebirds. The possibilities are endless. Read the rest of this entry »

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7 Tips for Photojournalism from Reuters Photographer Damir Sagolj

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On July - 10 - 2017
Damir Sagolj - Photojourlaism Tips

Damir Sagolj – Photojourlaism Tips

Damir Sagolj is a Reuters photographer from Sarajevo based in Thailand. In the following video, he shares 7 tips regarding photojournalism.



Here are the 7 photojournalism tips as discussed by Damir in the above video:

1. Anticipation
You must always anticipate the coming of that important, picture perfect moment. How? When on location, don’t just sit idly by. Photograph often and familiarize yourself with your camera settings so when that golden moment comes, you can take a shot without any second thoughts. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tips: Photographing Parades

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On June - 28 - 2017

Parades Photography

Parades Photography



A parade is a festivity where we can photograph many interesting objects, whether it be the people in the parade or the audience. So what are the things we should pay attention and should prepare for when about to photograph a parade? Here are a few useful tips:

1.Find information of parade events. If available, ask for a travel calendar from your local tourism office. You can also go online or look for information in the newspaper.

2.Ready your “combat gear.” These include:

-Memory cards and backup batteries.

-All-around zoom lens (18-200mm lens for instance). Because you’re usually confined in the crowd when photographing parades and the all-around lens will ease in photographing tough angles.

-Mobile phone with a full battery for communication or for when you split from your crowd (when photographing in groups).

-Beverage and snack. Read the rest of this entry »

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