10 Tips for Better Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is one of my most favorite subjects.  From the beaches and coastlines of Big Sur, California to the lighthouses of the Northeast, landscapes make up our world.  Everyone looks at them but few can capture the magnitude. Here are some tips to help you improve your landscape work and get the most out of your time 1. Wake up before the sun comes … Continue reading 10 Tips for Better Landscape Photography

Buying Used Photography Equipment

How to safely buy used photo equipment.   In today’s economy every nickel counts, and just like everything else cameras and lenses cost way more than anyone wants to pay.  I’ve had good and bad experiences with buying used equipment.  However, if you do it correctly then you can save a bundle. Used equipment is available from several sources; some examples are eBay, craigslist, store … Continue reading Buying Used Photography Equipment

Using “Live View” in photography

Many many photographers consider live view to be something unnecessary. I however have found it to be quite a useful part of my camera.  some cameras make it easy to use and some make it a bit less convenient. as i sat in glacier national park watching a bear through the viewfinder i thought to myself “there has to be a better way.” i’m sitting … Continue reading Using “Live View” in photography