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Cloudy day in Rome

Don’t Put Your Camera Away on a Cloudy Day

Cloudy day in Rome? No problem. Have you ever been on a trip, woke up in the morning ready to explore the area and take some photos, looked out the window and … surprise: dark grey clouds instead of the glowing sun? Don’t let these days ruin your vacation. Grab the camera and go. When […]

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Bride and groom in the church

Wedding Photography – 7 Ideas and Tips

I’m not an expert when it comes to wedding photography. In fact last weekend was the first time I brought my camera and my photo equipment to a wedding. I was not the main photographer and I wasn’t under any pressure, but one thing I can say for sure:  it’s a lot of work. I’ve […]

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Mother and baby at sunset

Should You Use Flash?

I’m sure you’ve asked yourself this question many times. My advice? Absolutely, go for it. Okay, read on before you get too upset. Until a few months ago I was avoiding flash at all costs. I did use the built-in flash occasionally, but only outdoors as fill light. Sometimes flash is necessary when you shoot […]

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NYC Fire Engine

iPhone 5 Camera – Test Drive in NYC

Beautiful weather this past weekend in New York City. I was going to bring my DSLR with me, but I really didn’t feel like lugging the big camera bag with all the lenses. I decided to rely entirely on my new iPhone 5. I don’t even remember the last time I relied entirely on a […]

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Yoyo Ride

8 Things to Capture at the Autumn Fair

Autumn has its own charm. First thing that comes to mind when you think about this wonderful season is the foliage, of course. The trees turn into a sea of beautiful colors; we seek scenic roads through the woods; we take lots of pictures and wish that fall will never end. How about apple picking, […]

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Foliage Bridge

5 Ideas For Your Fall Foliage Photos

While growing up, autumn was never my favorite season. I spent my childhood in Sinaia, a beautiful mountain resort nested in the heart of the Romanian Carpathians mountains. I was surrounded by beautiful peaks and forests, which turned into a potpourri of breathtaking colors in the fall. My relatives made sure to visit us during […]

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