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Tips For Action Photography – Part III

Online Photography School Tips For Action Photography – Part III Getting great photographs of the world in motion is a difficult task. More than any other kind of photography, action photography demands lightning-quick reflexes, a solid foundation in composition and other photo elements, and a little bit of luck. That being said, anyone can learn to take great action shots ...

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Action Photography – Capturing the Moment

Action Photography Learn Photography This is an excerpt from the book “Sports Photography: How to Capture Action and Emotion” by Peter Skinner. Australian butterfly swimmer Pierce Hardy of Caloundra, Queensland, powers to the end of the pool. Swimmers are best photographed as they burst above the water. Nikon D1X, ISO 200, 300mm f4 lens, 1/1000 at f5.6. © 2008, Peter ...

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Snow Photography Tips

Online Photography School Snow Photography Tips In this final article on photography tips for solving the photo doldrums we’ll cover two more of water’s cold season photo op’s: snow scenes and snow storms. 1 – Snow scenes: After the snow has just fallen they can be beautiful, before they get marred with footprints and tire tracks. They are especially beautiful to ...

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Steel Wool Light Painting

Online Photography School Steel Wool Light Painting Light painting can be made using a variety of techniques. One of the more common methods involve a very dark setting and a handheld LED light that is used to write or draw into the air while a photograph is being exposed. If done correctly, the resulting graffiti like photograph can look visually stunning. While ...

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Tilt Shift – Tips

Learn Photography – Tilt Shift Tilt Shift Trick photography can be really cool and fun to play around with but don’t rely on these techniques to hang your artistic hat on. Many people especially other photographers just find it corny unless the images are unique and never been done before. In future articles we will tackle several different techniques including: High ...

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