Free Photography Tips
Straight from the horse's mouth!
The rule of thirds is a top trick to have in your rolodex of go to tools for photography. Make sure you take time out to practice it and see how you can make it work for you!
Pop me an email and send me your photos using the rule - I’d love to see what you’re learning.
You will see for yourself how effective this simple composition rule is and how it makes a huge difference in your work.
The art of photography can be overwhelming. There are so many experts and multiple paths of learning which can be enough to make you want to put it off.
But remember, everyone has to start somewhere!
I’ve written this handy blog so you know what your options are, are clear on the investment needed and have some top tips to get going.
How to take good photos is a question we get asked a lot. It's not your camera that matters, it's your understanding of composition, light and how to use your zoom. Once you know these things taking good photos is easy with any camera.
Our Ultimate Beginners Course will help you with this.
We’ve had lots of requests on our ‘Tell us what you want’ page for a film about how and when to use aperture priority (also called ‘AV’ for Aperture Value). So we’ll certainly be making a film about it for our photography videos section soon.
When you set aperture priority mode you’re telling the camera that the aperture you’ve set is the most important thing and you’ve chosen it for a reason (more on that in a moment) and that it must use it.