How to choose a digital camera

  DIGITAL AND ANALOG? THE CONFUSING CAMERA WORLD Welcome to my guide on how to choose a digital camera. Before we start, you should be aware that there is something called “digital camera” and “analog camera” these days. Just what are those!? Well, it’s all a part of history. “Analog cameras” simply mean the traditional film and mechanical cameras, while “digital cameras” are the more modern electronic cameras that use memory cards instead. So please take note – This guide is about helping you to choose a digital camera. Not that analog cameras are…

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Chicken Soup for Amateur Photographers

Hey folks, this one is for you budding photographers. You, who picked up a camera, want to know more, and move forward with photography as a part of your life. When I first picked up a 3.2 megapixels compact digital camera, I was a happy man. Finally had something that I can take decent pictures with, I thought. But little did I know, there is a whole new world within photography. Seriously, I never thought much about photography when I first got that camera. It is only when I started playing with…

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Basic Photography Terms : The Ultimate Cheat Sheet

  DECODING THE BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY TERMS Welcome to my long list of photography related terms. So people these days pick up a new camera, and goes “everything is auto these days”. Piece of cake. Then, they start messing around the camera… only to see alien language and technology. Hory shet. What are all these photography terms, and what is this “AV”, “M”, “ISO”, “EV”? Read the manual? Nobody ain’t got time for that. Fear not, I have compiled a list of common photography terms. In simple layman terms as possible, minus the long tutorials… Since many…

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Websites To Download Free Stock Photos That Don’t Suck

FREE STOCK PHOTOS FOR DOWNLOAD, NOT REALLY FREE FOR EVERYTHING Digital artist, blogger, publisher or whichever, you probably need stock photos for your works. But as this world works, not every photo you find on the Internet is free. You might have heard of “copyright”, where you cannot publish the works without permission. Then, there’s “copyleft” or creative commons. Which, allows you to use the works with some strings attached. But take note, you might still land in trouble even if it is a copyleft photo. You see, not all copyleft photos are “totally…

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Cosplay Photoshoot Tips – The Complete Beginner’s Guide

  COSPLAY PHOTOGRAPHY NOT RECOGNIZED IN THIS WORLD!? Hello people, let me do some good ranting before we start. If you just want cosplay photography tips, feel free to skip this section of my randomness. I know that there are already 999999 photoshoot tutorials out there… but surprisingly, only a few of them address cosplay photography. I mean, cosplay has been around since like, the 1980s? Maybe the photography world doesn’t recognize cosplay photography as a “school” of it’s own yet. To you who chose this less recognized path – well done! This is…

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