Life beyond the kit zoom lens

  20.06.2017   Gyuri   Easy reading, Gear, Lenses   No comments

Life Beyond the Kit Zoom Lens By now you know: if you truly want to enjoy photography you simply have to move beyond the standard, kit zoom lens that came

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Masterclass Course Notes

 Download the Course Notes by clicking on the link below Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Masterclass Course Notes

Wide angle lenses for cropped sensor (Nikon DX, Canon EF-S) DSLRs

  22.03.2016   Gyuri   Easy reading, Lenses, Tests   No comments

Which wide angle lens should I get?Well, probably not this beautiful Nikon 6mm fisheye lens. Apart from being quite bulky, it's astronomically expensive. But first things first: What are wide

Flash 101

  11.03.2016   Gyuri   Advanced, Concept, Flash   No comments

Flash 101 The second you decide to start using a speedlight (the flash) you enter a seemingly complicated world, the world of lighting. You are no longer accepting light as

Metering Light 104 – Testing your camera

Metering Light 104 - Testing your camera TEST YOUR CAMERA TO GET TO KNOW IT'S LIMITS! As we've discussed in the previous posts, every camera will have a different dynamic

Metering Light 103 – The Histogram

Metering Light 103 - The Histogram What is the histogram? It is a visual representation of your camera's dynamic range. On the left, you have your blacks, on the right,

Metering Light 102 – The Medium Grey

Metering Light 102 - The Medium Grey TO START METERING LIGHT YOU NEED A LIGHT METER! There are two kinds of light meters. They either measure incident light, i.e. the amount

Metering Light 101 – The Dynamic Range

Metering Light 101 - The Dynamic Range So, you want to be a cinematographer? Look cool with a big camera like this guy on the right? (This guy is Roger

The ‘Safari’ Lens – An Introduction to Telephoto Lenses

  24.04.2015   Gyuri   Easy reading, Gear, Lenses   No comments

Help! I'm going on a safari next week! Which telephoto lens should I get? The ExposureWorks Introduction to Telephoto Lenses What is a telephoto lens? Obviously, it's that big lens.

Nikon lenses

  13.04.2015   Gyuri   Easy reading, Gear, Lenses   No comments

A Concise Introduction to Nikon Lenses DX cameras If your camera has a so-called DX size sensor ('small' or 'cropped' in lay terms), i.e. if it belongs to the entry-level D3xxx,