Tag Archives: Flower pictures

When to Use a Telephoto Lens:

I just read an article about using a “Telephoto” lens, or that option on many of the newer cameras, and I have to tell you that I was just not impressed. Apparently, the author was not a lover of the … Continue reading

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Playing With Clipping and Contrast in the Computer

There are a lot of ways to enhance a picture after the camera is done and you are working with them in the computer.  One word of caution, however — make a copy and work with the copy.  If you … Continue reading

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Look Around, Be Aware Of What’s Behind You

And a big welcome to you with another little tip or two on getting those better memory pictures.  This time I want to chat a bit about being more aware of what’s around you.  This applies to almost all phases … Continue reading

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Telling a Story with Your Camera

You’ve heard the saying about how pictures tell a lot more of a story than words, I’m sure.  Well, ever think about doing both and really driving a point home with pictures?  I have been doing it (unconsciously) for years.  … Continue reading

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Playing With Color and Contrast In Your Pictures

So – do you feel you must somehow make a better memory in your pictures by messing with the color, contrast and other goodies to get a good picture?  Really?  Ok, you made your point, but I’ve done a lot … Continue reading

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Getting A Good Self-Portrait

OK — Why would anyone want a “self-portrait”?   Aside from the ego overload I mean.  Well, I have some ideas of not only why a person would want a self-portrait, but how to go about getting a good one. Those … Continue reading

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Some Reasons Why You Might Miss A Good Photo

First of all, you already know I am no professional when it comes to diggin’ my camera out and taking a few pictures, but I do want to pass on some tips on getting a better memory for you with … Continue reading

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