Monthly Archives: November 2010

The Truth About HDR!

I admit it. When I first saw HDR (high dynamic range) work, I was unimpressed. The interfaces were clunky and the results could be really odd. But George Lepp kept pushing me to try it and finally I did a … Continue reading

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Master Your Photo Challenges

I sometimes find that photographers get frustrated when they cannot master a new technique quickly. Does that happen to you? Do you want your photography to be better faster? I understand the dilemma. For many nature photographers, photographing is a … Continue reading

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Your Subject Needs You To See The Light!

A big challenge we all have as nature photographers is that our subjects can be really interesting. Or at least they are to us! That doesn't actually seem so bad. Wouldn't we want our subjects to be interesting? Why else … Continue reading

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Dare to Photograph Dramatic Close-Ups

I am going to give you a secret to photographing up close that will immediately give you dramatic, unusual shots. Use a wide-angle as close as you can to your subject. That goes against all sorts of advice you have … Continue reading

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