Category Archives: Exposure

A forthcoming mother

Marilia is going to be a mother in about 2 months’ time and she wanted some images to remind her the pregnancy days. Actually I believe this is the main purpose of photography; to be able to catch these moments … Continue reading

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Shooting a Director

Haris Therapis is a film director and the owner of UnitrustMedia. The shot was performed to an abandoned warehouse. Our aim was to create an underground mood that express Haris personality and the style of his work. The setup was … Continue reading

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Shooting food & sweets

Here are some small tips for shooting food & sweets: 1. Shoot from a low angle: by shooting from above it makes your images look like snapshots. 2. Use a macro lens which reveals detail and texture and allows for … Continue reading

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Exposure Metering

  This article is the last one in a series of articles covering the subject of photographic exposure. If you haven’t read Elements of Photographic Exposure and Exposure Modes, it’s a good time to do so now before moving on. … Continue reading

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HDR – part1

The problem with today’s digital sensors Digital photography has gone a long way in the last decade. Today’s digital cameras offer amazing capabilities and exceptional image quality that it was difficult to even imagine a few years ago. Digital has … Continue reading

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Basic Lighting Setup

Here is a basic lighting setup for outdoors portraiture images: 1. Set your camera to Manual Mode and underexpose the background for about 1          stop 2. Use the sun as a backlight (if there is no sun available, place a … Continue reading

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Shooting Beautiful Sunsets

  A friend of mine is going to Santorini in a few days time and he asked for an advice on how to shoot great sunsets. It is said that Santorini has the most beautiful sunset of the world. I … Continue reading

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