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How to Avoid Blurry Photos

If a photo is out of focus, delete it immediately – unless you purposely took it that way. There is not much you can do. Turning it black and white, adding film grain or other presets will not help much with a blurry photo; it’s not worth your time. The main reason why your photos […]

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All You Need to Know About ISO

What is ISO in photography? Do I still have to worry about ISO? Wasn’t that just in the film days? I know it can be a little confusing, but I will try to simplify it a bit. Here are to 3 things you should know about ISO. Hopefully you’ll understand why it’s still important in […]

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How to Use Negative Space in Your Photos

Although I’ve talked about negative space in previous posts, I’d like to expand a bit. I am hoping that this will help when you frame your shots. What is negative space in photography? It’s the area that surrounds your subject in the photo. It’s also known as white space. Like many other photography concepts, this […]

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New Year, New Camera

What is the best digital camera? What camera should I buy? I am asked these questions all the time. While there is no simple answer, I will try to clarify a few things and hopefully make your decision easier. Before I get into camera types, I’d like to make sure you understand the importance of […]

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Christmas Lights in Cape Cod

A few nights ago I decided to bring my camera with me on my walk through downtown Sandwich. I don’t do this very often because I find night photography pretty difficult and frustrating. I saw so many nice Christmas lights and decorations from the car and I convinced myself to go take a few pictures. Creative […]

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Harvest Pictures Ideas

It’s harvest time. Whether you’re going pumpkin or apple picking, driving by a cranberry bog or even making a quick stop at a nearby farm stand, bring your camera with you. Challenge yourself to capture some interesting harvest pictures this fall. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Cranberry harvest time is now […]

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