How to Take Action Shots of People Using Your Digital SLR

Your digital SLR camera is good at taking action shots and you may as well put it to use catching your kids in their non-stop activities and friends and family in athletic pursuits. The process requires [more…]

Photographing Children Using Your Digital SLR

Photographs of kids being themselves are precious. You and your digital SLR can preserve that preciousness easily and artfully. Take pictures of your children frequently; birthdays are important, but photos [more…]

Photographing Family Events Using Your Digital SLR

If the onus of recording special family events — graduations, anniversaries, and other family milestone — falls to you and your digital SLR, plan to get the whole event from start to finish. [more…]

Taking Portraits Using Your Digital SLR

With your digital SLR, you can provide your family and friends with treasured portraits of themselves and their loved ones. You can take formal portraits for a passport or professional uses as well as [more…]

Taking Close-Up Portraits Using Your Digital SLR

When you photograph a person who has a beautiful face, the photo shoot’s not over until you get an extreme close-up with your digital SLR. Because you zoom in tight on your subject’s face [more…]

How to Take Group Portraits Using Your Digital SLR

In taking group portraits with your digital SLR, you have to turn a potential hodge-podge of humanity into a pleasing portrait. You need rapport with the group, a creative eye, and the correct camera settings [more…]

Photographing Weddings Using Your Digital SLR

Photographers have two schools of thought on wedding photography: journalistic and traditional styles. You can do both with your digital SLR. Journalistic wedding coverage means you include everything [more…]

Photographing a Newborn Using Your Digital SLR

When you become a proud parent, take some time to put on your photographer’s hat, grab your digital SLR, and capture some photos of your precious newborn — you’ll be glad you did a few weeks from now when [more…]