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10 Fall Photo Ideas
Fall is a truly magical time of year. The brisk weather, color changes, and amazing opportunities to get out as a family are abundant. All these opportunities make for great photographs, so here are 10 fall photo ideas to spark your creativity. Trip To a Park With...
How to Use an Expo Disc for White Balance
Let’s talk about white balance. In case you need a refresher white balance is the color tone of your images. This is primarily dependent on the type of light you are shooting in and can have a big impact on your images. The most significant thing that white balance...
10 Most Common Photography Questions Answered
I get asked a lot of questions about photography and I love it! It is exciting to see people trying to learn about photography. Here are 10 of the most common photography questions that I get asked all the time. How do you get a blurry background? This is all about...
How to Take Outdoor Portraits Like a Pro
Portrait photography may seem daunting, but it really is just a few simple steps to get the best portraits. Outdoor portraits are actually the easiest because of all the natural light! First I am going to give you the tips on taking great portraits, and...
How To Take Awesome Sparkler Photos
It’s that time of year here in the States where the fireworks are coming out. Letting the kids in on the fun is a great tradition and sparklers make the greatest summer memories. In this article you will learn how to take great sparkler photos to make those memories...
5 Secrets for Backlit Photos
We have all seen those beautiful backlit photos and wonder just how they were taken. I am going to give you 5 secrets that I use to get great backlit photos. The first 3 tips are crucial to backlit photo success. The last 2 tips are more creative techniques to take...
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Want to learn how to get those blurred background portraits? Want to learn how to take awesome sports photos of your kids? Want to learn how to take night time sparkler photos? Check out my Beginner DSLR Photography Course designed to get you off Auto mode and into Manual mode.