Category Archives: Equipment tips

It’s a moving experience

Many modern compact cameras try and reduce a major cause of low quality images; camera shake.  They do this by increasing the ISO, to give a short shutter speed, and using image stabilisation.  This is OK for most images, but it takes away a technique for creative photography; long shutter speeds.  Using long shutter speeds […]

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I demand compensation!

During these short winter days, the lighting can sometimes be wonderful, but it can sometimes hinder photography.  It’s the overcast days where it can hinder.  The reason is the much higher level of brightness that an overcast sky has compared to the brightness of the foreground.  Your camera tries hard to average out the scene’s […]

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