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Professional Digital Cameras for Beginners Nov 03rd 2015

Professional Digital Cameras for Beginners

Breaking into the field of professional photography certainly comes with a long list of questions. How do I get started? What area should I go into? And of course: What camera should I bu

Moving and Grooving: 9 Dance Photography Tips for Beginners Sep 23rd 2015

Moving and Grooving: 9 Dance Photography Tips for Beginners

An image is a moment frozen in time—but often it's the motion that's trickiest to capture. So how do you represent an art form that's constantly moving with just a still image? Toss in the typically

Published: 07 Sep 2015 Advantages and Disadvantages of External Flash Photography Sep 08th 2015

Advantages and Disadvantages of External Flash Photography

In a previous blog post, we talked about the art of flash photography. In this article, SmartPHOTOeditors delves into the advantages and disadvantages of external flash photography. A Brief Histor

19 Pioneers Who Shaped the Way We Photograph Today Aug 18th 2015

19 Pioneers Who Shaped the Way We Photograph Today

Photography's history is about more than simply the invention of the camera—the artists behind the lens have played a big role in defining how images are taken today. From Ansel Adams to James Van D

7 Tips for Planning Last Minute Wedding Photography Jun 30th 2015

7 Tips for Planning Last Minute Wedding Photography

Planning a wedding at the last minute is not as unusual as you might think. In addition to the romantic aspects of an eleventh hour wedding, some wedding ceremonies must be scheduled within a short an

Types of Photography Careers Apr 23rd 2014

Types of Photography Careers

One of the most attractive and exciting aspects of choosing photography as a career are the many types of photography careers the field offers. Whether you are introverted or extroverted, whether you

Photography Magazines for Beginners Apr 09th 2014

Photography Magazines for Beginners

Photography as an art form hasn’t suffered much due to the digital revolution. In fact, while the old companies that manufacture cameras and film and many photography magazines for beginners have la

Exclusive Rights vs. Limited Rights for Images Jan 02nd 2014

Exclusive Rights vs. Limited Rights for Images

It is always important to protect your images no matter what field of photography you get into. In real estate photography, there is money to be made when photos exchange hand

Shooting Using Your Aperture Control Setting Jul 10th 2013

Shooting Using Your Aperture Control Setting

Take your camera out of its auto setting mode, start using the aperture priority, and watch the change take that will place in your photos. The aperture on any camera measures the diameter of the lens