All digital cameras, may it be a DSLR or prosumer digital cameras, there is a dial button to camera’s modes. The dial most often encountered is that for the PSAM and Auto Full Auto Modes. But what are the different between the P and the Auto Mode? They’re very similar in that they can be used for shooting with automatic settings without having to worry about setting the shutter speed, aperture, and light meter. But even though they both automatically determine the aperture and shutter speed, these two modes have several differences. Read the rest of this entry »
Here’s the world’s first photo model, or the first ever person to be photographed with a camera. Want to know how the person who was dubbed the first photo model looks like? The answer is in the photograph above. The University of Rochester gave an award for the making of this first photograph of a person to Louis Daguerre, the inventor of the daguerreotype process. The man was photographed when he was photographing the Boulevard du Temple Street in Paris in 1838.
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Chase Jarvis is a well-known photographer in the fields of commercial, fashion, and model photography. He is an American stationed in Seattle, Washington. Aside from photography, he is also known as a beacon in the internet world for making and posting free photography tutorial and tips for those looking to learning the craft. His videos can be seen all over youtube and his website “www.chasejarvis.com.” Also, he passionately takes photos with his iPhone in his spare time, spreading his motto of “the best camera is the one you have with you.” He has a book published called “the best camera” which showcases his iPhone photos. Read the rest of this entry »
Want a photograph with this unique bokeh?
It’s easy and cheap to do, without any complicated editing in Photoshop, without any expensive filters, and without the need of a high-and camera. The only tools you need are a wide-aperture lense ( I used the Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 Ais) and your finger. Yep, your fingers 🙂 Read the rest of this entry »
If you’re a photographer and has an eye condition which requires you to wear glasses, it can sometimes get inconvenient to peer into the viewfinder. The glasses can get in the way in getting the precise sharpness on the objects. Here are some tips to resolve that issue. Read the rest of this entry »