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Rule of Third

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 11 - 2021
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Rule of third

The “Rule of Thirds” one of the first things that budding digital photographers learn about in classes on photography and rightly so as it is the basis for well balanced and interesting shots. The rule of thirds is a compositional rule of thumb in visual arts such as painting, photography and design. The rule states that an image should be imagined as divided into nine equal parts by two equally-spaced horizontal lines and two equally-spaced vertical lines, and that important compositional elements should be placed along these lines or their intersections. Proponents of the technique claim that aligning a subject with these points creates more tension, energy and interest in the composition than simply centering the subject would. Read the rest of this entry »

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A Beginner’s Guide To Landscape Photography

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 24 - 2021

A Beginner's Guide To Landscape Photography

A Beginner's Guide To Landscape Photography


Here’s four ‘rules’ for landscape photography that might be helpful for those just starting out (ie they’re not meant as a definitive guide but rather a starting point) : Read the rest of this entry »

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Quick hints for effective landscape photography

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 22 - 2021
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As a landscape photographer, you’re always looking for new places to shoot. With each new location comes a new set of challenges to overcome. How am I going to make this picture? Where can I shoot? One thing is knowing the basics of taking great photos of the landscape, and another to execute them to perfection. The more you know, the better your chances to grab some jewelry that you can use in your portfolio.

These quick tips are not essential to every landscape picture you take, but bearing them in mind and applying them judiciously will improve your picture-taking. Read the rest of this entry »

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Model Release Forms for Photographer: What, When and How

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Understanding GN Value and how it’s Calculated

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Tips on Photographing Human Interest

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How Would One Become a Professional Photographer?

We now live in a world where DSLRs are everywhere, making more and more people label themselves as photographers. There’s also quite a few of those that’s been into photography for a while and have honed their skills. They’re usually labeled as professional photographers, while those starting out are labeled amateur photographers. On the contrary […]


A History of Women Photographers by Naomi Rosenblum

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