21 Street Photography Tips From The Professionals

Some fantastic street photography tips and techniques from PhotoRadar.

“Make the most of the city with your digital camera – 3 of the biggest names in street photography, David Solomons, Matt Stuart, and Nick Turpin offer their advice…

Fantastic street photographs are readily available in every public space, but over-familiarity with our environment means we often miss out on special moments and scenes unfolding in front of us. These tips will help you see those decisive moments and learn to trust your instincts.”

Read the full article here.
Photography by Matt Stuart.

Setup Your Canon G10 For Street Photography

November 3, 2009 Leave a comment

I’m a massive fan of the G10, especially for street photography. One of the coolest features for me are the two custom settings on the dial, this has made it so incredibly easy for me to get shooting in the streets at a moments notice, knowing that all my settings are exactly as I need them.
Here is a great article from another G10 street shooter with his views and setup for shooting street with the Canon G10.

Article here

Photograph by publikaccion.es on Flickr

7 Black and White Photoshop Conversion Techniques

October 23, 2009 Leave a comment

Andrew Gibson has a fantastic guide to converting your photos to black and white. Each technique provides a slightly different result. If you’re into black and white photography, or you’re interested in learning the various ways of converting to black and white in Photoshop, then you should find this article very helpful indeed. Enjoy!

Article here

Photograph by c@rljones on Flickr

Lunar Photography: A Guide To Shooting The Moon

October 22, 2009 Leave a comment

Lunar Photography TutorialWell you know I’m a massive fan of interesting styles of photography and image capturing/production techniques. So it was to great excitement during the course of my daily internet explorations that I came across this great guide to lunar photography. Shooting the moon correctly can be a very challenging pursuit for photographers, but with the right gear and an understanding of shooting at night, it is something very achievable to us all. This guide covers both film and digital techniques. Hope you enjoy!

Article here

Photograph by Grzesiek on Flickr

Infrared Photography Tutorial

October 22, 2009 Leave a comment

A very handy guide to infrared photography. If you’ve been looking at shooting IR then this should be a great starting point.

Tutorial here

HDR Photography – Everything You Need To Know

October 21, 2009 1 comment

HDR photography techniques are still very highly sort after, it’s a fine line to tread when working with high dynamic range. Some photographers utilise HDR as a means to correctly represent what they are seeing through the viewfinder, while others see it as a great chance to create something much more surreal or illustrative rather than photographic.
Here is a great article to give you all the ins and outs of HDR photography.

Article Here

ACP Workshop Black & White: Process, Proof and Scan

October 20, 2009 Leave a comment

Australian Centre For Photography Workshop. November 2009.

Intermediate Course
5 classes / 3 hours per class / 1 class per week

In this hands-on beginners’ short course you will learn how to process film, make contact proofs and be introduced to the magic of the B&W darkroom by Workshop tutor, Michael Waite. You will also learn how to correctly expose your film, analyse your negatives and select images for printing or scanning. Emphasis will be placed on producing a quality scan so you may output a digital print.

More Information Here.