Photography – an exercise in mindfulness

Photography – an exercise in mindfulness

We’ve heard this phrase a lot recently … ‘we need to be led by the science’.  It goes without saying that these are difficult times for us all. We are all feeling overwhelmed and it is inevitable that during these periods of high anxiety, many people will have up’s...
Should I upgrade my kit lens?

Should I upgrade my kit lens?

When you bought your camera, it’s likely it came with a lens. Most beginners to photography opt for a bundle option – camera body with a lens included. This is a great idea for any beginner as the choices for which lens to buy can be mind blowing and more...
5 Reasons Your Photos Might Be Blurry

5 Reasons Your Photos Might Be Blurry

Do you get frustrated that your photos always come out a bit blurry? This is one of the most common questions that I am asked by beginners. It can be very frustrating when you get back to your computer and realise your image isn’t as sharp as you thought it...
Photo Composition Tips for Beginners

Photo Composition Tips for Beginners

As a beginner it is often easy to get bogged down with all of the technical elements of your camera. It can seem really overwhelming and often results in disappointment and it’s all too easy to blame the camera and your frustrating lack of knowledge of camera settings...
Best DSLR Cameras For Beginners

Best DSLR Cameras For Beginners

I am always asked what is the best DSLR camera on the market at the moment which is perfect for beginners. As people outgrow their point and shoot or camera phones they can become dissatisfied with the results they are getting and want more. A DSLR seems the automatic...