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In Harmony with Nature

In Harmony with Nature

Kenya offers incredible wildlife, people and landscape photography/cinematography opportunities to both the casual and serious photographer/cinematographer. I hired Canon 1dc and 1dx2 from a rental company and spend 3 weeks in Masai Mara in pursuit of wildlife photography. I also wanted to to corporate, travel video but that got pushed for later due to weather … Continue reading In Harmony with Nature

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Understanding Histogram

Understanding Histogram

One of the great advantages of digital photography is that it allows you to check exposure immediately after you take the picture using histograms. It is important you learn them. There are several books and Internet tutorials that explain histograms but make it so complex that many beginners fail to grasp these graphs. This tutorial … Continue reading Understanding Histogram

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How to prepare photos for web

How to prepare photos for web

We work hard at taking our photographs with expensive equipment, and then fix them in Photoshop but that is not enough to post on Internet. We must optimize our photographs for Internet before posting for it to look good. There are lots of complicated methods listed on Internet but I will show you a simple, … Continue reading How to prepare photos for web

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Understanding Shutter Speed

Understanding Shutter Speed

Basic Understanding of Shutter speed in Photography Shutter speed is ‘the amount of time the shutter is open to let the light on Sensor to capture light’. It is a curtain in front of the camera sensor that stays closed until you press the shutter button and it opens for a set amount of time … Continue reading Understanding Shutter Speed

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How to Shoot a Theater Play

How to Shoot a Theater Play

How to shoot a Theater play. Mostly hard lights mounted on overhead grids connected to dimmers light a stage play. This is exactly opposite of how I light up a scene for movies so when Mr. Saurabh Sukla and Mr. Ashwin Gidwani contacted me to shoot a promo for their successful play Two To Tango … Continue reading How to Shoot a Theater Play

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Panoramic Photo-stitch Tutorial

Panoramic Photo-stitch Tutorial

Stitching Photos Why should we bother stitching photos? Why don’t we take a wide-angle lens and shoot showing the entire area? Both photos would cover the location edge to edge? The reason is focal length. Wide-angle lens gives the area a ‘far away’ look and distorts the location – nothing wrong with this if that … Continue reading Panoramic Photo-stitch Tutorial

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