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Bright lights and thrilling action are ideal for creating great Fairground Photographs and family memories.
Photo copyright includes the thorny issues of moral rights, metadata, and more. Here are some suggested strategies that photographers can adopt to protect rights in their imagery in the ever changing digital arena.
It is rare that I get through a book in less than one day and I put this down to the fact that this one makes compelling reading. In my opinion, it is pitched at the right level for all those interested in the subject, with the possible exception of the most experienced bird photographers and naturalists.
Irrespective of this reservation, I look forward to absorbing and practising the book's excellent content and placing it on my coffee table for all to see.
As you probably know, I love big cats and photograph them whenever possible. I am a supporter of England's Big Cat Sanctuary, which you might have seen when they were featured on BBC TV.
The start of 2021 has been incredibly difficult for them. They said goodbye to two members of their cat family and continue to remain closed for the foreseeable future. But they must carry on providing the best possible care for the cats.
It costs £3,000 a day to care for the cats so they are looking for help to keep them warm, fed and well cared for until they can reopen.
They have just launched a 'Cat Care Gift' campaign. Where we can choose our favourite cat and donate an amount of our choice which will go towards the daily care that the cats receive.
Please support them and help care for the cats until the sanctuary can reopen.
Focus of the Lens - How to take advantage of the lens' shape for better photographs with Depth of Field.
Do your photographs always turn out just right or are they sometimes too light or too dark? Discover what exposure means and why it is so important.
Photography Lighting - If there is one element that can make or break a photograph it is lighting and yet, it is often the least considered element, even if it is thought of at all.
Delighted to report that two of my photographs taken in Zambia have been selected to promote a new film. Nariko's Voyage is being produced, with a view to a TV series in 2021, to support the conservation of wildlife.
With photo composition, deciding what to include and where to place it can turn a snap shot into a better photograph.
Learning and understanding the basics of how to set up the camera yourself actually takes you a long way towards improving your photography techniques and therefore taking better photographs.
Having chosen it you are possibly about to experience one of photography's more frustrating times; having to wait before using a new camera - well until it's delivered or you receive it, maybe as a Christmas gift, anyway. NOW is the best time to prepare for getting the most out of it ...
The lens which many Nature and Sports Photographers are talking about, and with good reason ... because it's a game changer!
|STOP PRESS - The New Big Lens. Here's a report from a top wildlife photographer who has used both of the Olympus Super Telezoom lenses.|
When choosing a New Camera, it's the glass that matters most.
This 'Learn Landscape Photography' masterclass assumes you have read what I covered in 'Better Landscape Photography' about the importance of light, particularly around dawn and sunrise, and takes it further.
Advice to help you achieve the finest landscape photographs whatever the weather - and you don't need an expensive camera to do it.
Better Landscape Photography is wholly dependent on light. Here's how to make the best of a landscape in different light conditions.
The changing seasons can have a profound effect on the landscape and, therefore, photographic techniques.
Taking autumn photographs challenges your photographic abilities and encourages you to be more creative with your perspectives.
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