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Macro with a  Point & Shoot Camera?

Macro with a Point & Shoot Camera?

Today's Post by Joe Farace Why not? In a guest post on my original blog, Jason Anderson wrote that, "At some point, the allure of macro photography in all its intricate detail entices us all to either buy or rent some glass that has the power to take us to the...

Wrap Your Brain Around Portrait Lighting

Wrap Your Brain Around Portrait Lighting

Today’s Post by Joe Farace "Wrap around light," according to the always insightful Phoblographer, “...is light that literally wraps around a subject and gives the illusion of two lights.” He then goes on to suggest that this can be produced with a single light by...

What’s New: A New Camera for Me?

What’s New: A New Camera for Me?

Some Thoughts by Joe Farace In a previous post entitled “What’s Your Source of Inspiration?“ I wrote, “Not too long ago, there was an on-line discussion about what inspires people to create photographs. For me, new things inspire me. It could be a new camera; Or maybe...

A Few Ways to Create Color Infrared Images

A Few Ways to Create Color Infrared Images

Today's Post by Joe Farace There are lots of choices: You can add color to your infrared photographs at the time of capture or later in the digital darkroom. Probably the easiest way to accomplish adding color is in-camera. Many DSLRs and mirrorless cameras that...

Capturing Light Streaks In-Camera

Capturing Light Streaks In-Camera

Today's Post by Joe Farace Exposure Techniques Week continues with... One definition of a cliche is: A phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought. Photography is full of cliches and sometimes when we're shooting them we don't even...

Shooting Outdoor Portraits on Sunny Day

Shooting Outdoor Portraits on Sunny Day

Today's Post by Joe Farace Exposure Techniques Week continues with a look at shooting outdoor portraits on sunny days... According to the Current Results website that summarizes published data and research papers on weather, wildlife and the environment, the Denver...