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Photographic Tips for Special Locations

How to Cut Wall Tiles

Mountains There are plenty of opportunities for capturing wildlife in mountain areas. You can find mountain goats, sheep and other wild animals even in remote areas. Use a long-focal-length lens to insolate the subject, particularly when stalking. A skylight filter … Continue reading

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Taking Pictures of Flowers Close Up

Flower-heads If you own an SLR camera you won’t have to buy special close-up equipment for more detailed shots, the standard 50mm lens on a 35mm SLR can usually focus down to about 0.45m (1ft), which is close enough to … Continue reading

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How to Photograph Buildings

TIPS BY ADAM WOOLFITT Allow enough time You won’t get good pictures if you are running around trying to keep pace with a tour group or friends on a visit to some beautiful town or castle. Go alone or with … Continue reading

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Tips for Taking Picture of Views and Buildings

Panoramas Try a panoramic view to show a building in its environment. Set up a camera on a level tripod with a panhead, then decide where your panorama begins and ends. Pan the camera, take a sequence of views, letting … Continue reading

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Photographing Wildlife

TIPS BY STEPHEN DALTON Welfare of subject The most important thing to remember when photographing wildlife is to place the welfare of the animal before the photograph. Avoid subjecting any creature to more stress than is absolutely necessary. Birds are … Continue reading

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How to Take Photographs of Garden Wildlife

Birds Look out for birds visiting your garden, particularly during the winter months when there is less food about. Set up a cat-proof bird table with scraps of food and nut dispensers hanging on it for the birds to peck … Continue reading

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Taking Pictures in Zoos and Parks

Zoo photography You can photograph a wide variety of animals on a one-day visit to the zoo. Most zoos permit photographers to take pictures of the animals. Choose a day when the zoo may not have many visitors, perhaps in … Continue reading

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Photographing People

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WORKING WITH PEOPLE Individual portrait One-to-one portraiture, with photographer and subject facing each other, is the most challenging – and sometimes the most difficult -to tackle. If time isn’t a problem take the session at a moderate pace and allow … Continue reading

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How to Take Photos on Holiday

HOLIDAY & TRAVEL TIPS BY GEORGE WRIGHT Preparation Make sure that all your equipment is fully serviceable and comprehensively insured, too obvious to state perhaps, but mishaps have an uncanny habit of catching all photographers unawares from time to time. … Continue reading

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Taking Instant Pictures on Holiday

Producing a picture ‘On the spot’ can be a great advantage. You can give an instant snapshot of a subject to someone who has helped you to set up the picture, while you can take other shots with your SLR … Continue reading

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