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5 Bad Habits I have in Photography
September 18, 2019 by Mike In Hints and tips 0 Comments

Today I talk about 5 BAD HABITS in PHOTOGRAPHY I need to shake. I’ve been a photographer since 1996 and over the years I’ve built up some bad...

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Every YouTube Tutorial I have made…so far!

Here’s a list of all my YouTube videos so far, I’ve put them into alphabetical order and into genres to make it as easy as possible to find what you’re looking for....

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5 Essential apps for Astrophotography
May 10, 2019 by Mike In Hints and tips 0 Comments

Now we’re firmly into the milkyway season, I thought it would be great to show you the apps I use every single time I plan and go out and shoot the stars....

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Time-lapse with the A7iii (firmware 3.0)
April 21, 2019 by Mike In Hints and tips 0 Comments

I had a chance to play with the interval function that has newly been released in the firmware 3.0 update. This is what I found out: Let me know what you think by...

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A7Rii vs A7iii – Which one is for you?
November 08, 2018 by admin In Hints and tips, Photography 0 Comments

I’ve had these two cameras now for a while. A lot of you have been asking which one should I buy and even though the A7rii is the previous generation, its...

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ISO Invariance

This week I am going to show you what ISO invariance is and why you need to know about it to get better photos. Click on the image above to watch the video....

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Startrails

Star trails Today I am going to show you how to take and edit star trails Now I mainly take single shots of starry skies and the milkyway in my astrophotography...

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Don’t buy a variable ND filter if you’re a photographer

Don’t buy a variable ND filter if you’re a photographer I’ve got many different types of ND filters, from circular filters right through to soft grads and had grads...

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Long Exposure Noise reduction
October 19, 2018 by admin In Hints and tips, Photography 0 Comments

Does long exposure NR make that much of a difference? This week I’ll be looking at the results of using the long exposure noise reduction. A lot of cameras nowadays...

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How to get that Blurry Background Photograph
April 28, 2018 by admin In Hints and tips 0 Comments

This week I’ll show you how to get that blurry out of focus background look. By this I mean a shallow depth of focus where the subject is in focus and the background...

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Super wide photos with a kit lens

Today I am going to show you how to shoot a super wide angle shot with a kit lens.   This is predominantly for still subjects, big landscapes and scenes without...

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The sony RX10iii Review (one year after owning it)

Today I’m going to talk about one of the cameras I’ve been using for the past year. What I like about it, what I don’t and whether or not it’s a worthwhile...

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How to Photograph Waterfalls

Today I am going to show you how to photograph waterfalls. Some people like them crisp and clean, others like them smooth and silky. I’ll show you a range from...

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How your composition can trick your light meter

This week I’ll show you how your composition can trick your light meter The light meter in your camera is a sophisticated bit of kit. It has a few different settings...

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The direction of Light

This week I’ll show you how the direction of light can affect your photographs Photography is all about light and the direction of light. If the light is coming from...

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Exposure Bracketing

This week I’ll show you what bracketing is and how you can use it to better your images. Bracketing is basically taking three, five or even nine different exposures...

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