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What is aperture? A beginner’s guide for photographers

You’ve heard of the word aperture but what is it, exactly? Aperture is one very important part of what photographers call the exposure triangle, the relationship between ISO, shutter speed, and aperture. These three settings work together to control the … Continue reading

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Understanding Depth of Field – A Beginner’s Guide

Depth of field (DoF) is one of the most important concepts in photography. Understanding what DoF is, and knowing what factors affect it, are things all photographers should master. Many photographers know that you can control DoF by adjusting aperture. But … Continue reading

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Choosing a Creative Exposure – A Beginner’s Guide

There are many combinations of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO that will correctly expose an image. With all those combinations, which one is the right one? If you leave your camera in full program mode, your camera will pick a … Continue reading

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The Exposure Triangle – A Beginner’s Guide

For many starting out in photography, the relationship between aperture, shutter speed, and ISO can be confusing. To further muddy the water, the terms ‘stop’ and ‘f-stop’ are often used interchangeably but refer to different things. In this article, I would … Continue reading

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2016 Holiday gift guide for photographers (& stocking stuffers!)

Are you ready for the holidays? We’ve pulled together some of our favorite hand-picked products for the modern photographer to help you out with your shopping! 1. Mom’s Gonna Snap Tee: Wear this comfy shirt and you are sure to … Continue reading

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