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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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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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After processing

Let There be Lightroom

I am more and more amazed by the powerful tools of  Lightroom 4. Not only can they really help you save some of your shots, but they are very easy to use. So don’t be too quick to delete the shots that don’t look promising at the first look. Lightroom can be your savior. I took this […]

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Bird's Eye View

3 Views That Will Change Your Perspective

I love the viewfinder on my 5D Mark II and I don’t know what I would do without it. I like seeing what I am taking and I even mentioned this in one of my past blogs. But what if I told you that some of my interesting shots were taken without even looking through the […]

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