The Essentials of Photographing Nature Using Your Digital SLR
Some of the most famous photographs in the world are nature scenes, and you and your digital SLR can capture the beauty of the natural world. Nature pictures includes shots of sunrises and sunsets at the beach (because, face it, the beach is the only place for a really good sunset picture), as well as the night sky. And, you can get great images of bodies of water, landscapes, and creatures both winged and small.
The hour before sunset is known as Golden Hour, and is a great time to position your digital SLR for some glorious sunset shots. Clouds are bathed in wonderful hues of orange, pink, and purple. Add a [more…]
Although sunset photos are attention-getters, you and your digital SLR can get great shots of the night sky after the sun goes down. The trick is to find a great spot with next to no ambient light from [more…]
Whether you want images of gorgeous flowers, interesting insects, or natural microcosms, your digital SLR can help you capture nature up close and personal. Whether you’re walking in a city park or hiking [more…]
Bodies of water are great subjects for photographers. With your digital SLR, you can photograph big bodies of water (oceans), small bodies of water (ponds and streams), and medium-sized bodies of water [more…]