Tag Archive | "Creative"

From PhotoFest Japan – Creating a Sense of Depth

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

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Rick, Hal & Juan are here in Japan for PhotoFest Japan which starts this Wednesday, and is definitely going to be a LOT of fun. While we are here, we thought we would record a bunch of video photo tips for you, so keep a close eye on DPE this week. In this first video, […]

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Composition Week, Day 7: Contrast

Saturday, June 12, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 7: Contrast

[Editors Note: This article concludes our weeklong series on composition by Rob Knight. Wo hope you enjoyed it, and if you have ideas for a weeklong series of articles, we'd love to hear about it. Click on the "Contact Us" button at the top of the page to send us an email.] I’m sure you […]

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Composition Week, Day 6: Pattern and Texture

Friday, June 11, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 6: Pattern and Texture

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article every day, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] Another great way to look beyond the obvious is to shoot patterns and textures. There are many examples of patterns that you probably walk […]

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Composition Week, Day 5: Shape and Form

Thursday, June 10, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 5: Shape and Form

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article every day, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] Try making photographs that are not so literal. Instead of looking for THINGS to photograph, look for abstract shapes and designs. Isolate small pieces […]

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Composition Week, Day 4: Scale and Depth

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 4: Scale and Depth

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article every day, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] In simple terms, a photograph is a two dimensional representation of a three dimensional world. You can judge distance and size with your eyes […]

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Composition Week, Day 3: Frame Within a Frame

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 3: Frame Within a Frame

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article every day, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] This composition technique is another way to draw your viewer’s eye to your subject. The idea is to use an element or elements within […]

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Composition Week, Day 2: Leading Lines

Monday, June 7, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 2: Leading Lines

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article every day continuing all the way thru Saturday!] Lines are a very important part of visual communication. Drawings, paintings, and even letters are made of lines. There a lot of ways you can […]

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Composition Week, Day 1: Rule of Thirds

Sunday, June 6, 2010

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Composition Week, Day 1: Rule of Thirds

[Editors Note: This week we have Rob Knight on a weeklong series of composition tips just for you. We'll have one article a day starting today Sunday, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] How much research did you do before you bought your last camera? How about the last lens you bought, or even […]

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The Edge of Light: Visions of Light

Saturday, May 22, 2010

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The Edge of Light: Visions of Light

[Editors Note: This article brings "The Edge of Light" week with Eddie Tapp to a conclusion. I hope you enjoyed these articles and that you got something from them. We would love to hear your thoughts on this series and if you'd like to see more like it. You can share your thoughts with us […]

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 2

Friday, May 21, 2010

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 2

[Editors Note: This week we have Eddie Tapp on a weeklong series titled "The Edge of Light" which is a series of articles on seeing light. We'll have one article day starting today Sunday, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] Pocket of Light Easy to find inside a tunnel but more difficult to see […]

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