Night photography

For doing night photography, you will need: -A tripod -A camera+lens preferably wide(duh) -A LED light or flash light of any kind (if you want to play with light) Put your camera on a tripod, use a slow shutter speed 1/20, 1/10,1/5 Keep your aperture around f/8, f/16 If you …

The Golden hour

My favorite time in Los Angeles taking photographs during the golden hour at the Palisades Park in Santa Monica. The golden hour in photography refers to “When the sun is near the horizon, sunlight travels through a greater depth of atmosphere, reducing the intensity of the direct light, so that …

My First Medium format camera

Way back, I bought a Yashica Mat 124g on ebay. It was my introduction to medium format photography, or lets just say that it was my introduction to film photography. Suddenly, I was confused, by the square format. The rule of third was hard to apply to a perfect square and …

The Art of Portraiture

As a photographer, you got to connect with your subject. That takes personality and interpersonal communication skills that go beyond knowing how to make photographs. I strongly believe that as a photographer work on their personality along with their skills, they are able to capture photographs with substance.