7 Reasons to Shoot During Golden Hour – Ep.42

7 Reasons to Shoot During Golden Hour   Today I am talking about that magical time just after the sun rises or just before it sets when the light is just delightful to behold. But why is ‘golden hour’ such a glorious time to shoot? Well, just give me 15 minutes of your time and…

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Reflector colours and how they can improve your photography! Ep.41

Reflector colours and how they can improve your photography!   Today we are talking reflectors! Specifically, reflector colours and how they can improve your photography. I talked about using these marvellous tools during the ‘Window Light 3 Ways’ webinar last week and we had a few questions about them during and afterwards so I thought…

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Beware of Keyboard Warrior Critics – Ep.37

  Beware of the Keyboard Warrior Critics   Today I am discussing people who seem to enjoy giving scathing critique to learner photographers whilst hiding behind their computer screens. You know who I am talking about, right? Those keyboard warriors who have forgotten that they too started somewhere!       I didn’t actually plan…

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6 Reasons to Master Natural Light Before Flash – Ep.36

  6 Reasons to Master Natural Light Before Flash   Today I’m talking about natural light and why I believe you really MUST become confident working with it before learning about flash photography. Flash is fabulous and good flash photographers are geniuses, they really are! But you can bet they understood natural light well in…

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Black and white image of a young boy with dark hair sleeping in his bed and lying on his side. His head is resting on his left arm.

How to minimise noise at high ISO settings – Ep.33

  How to minimise noise at high ISO settings   Today I am going to tell you why high ISOs don’t always mean more noise and why sometimes you should be increasing your ISO to decrease your digital noise! Confused? Don’t be!   I love today’s episode because this is something I didn’t realise for…

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Wooden path with a rope fence down either side leading down to a beach with green shrubs either side and palm trees either side and blue skies with grey clouds.

How to use foreground in your composition – Ep.31

    How to use Foreground – Composition in Photography Series   Today we are talking about how to use foreground in your composition. There are so many ways to do this and you will love developing your eye for it!     We are continuing our composition journey together – this is part 3…

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