Welcome to the Photography 101 section of the site where you will find plenty of photography tips for beginners. This first set of tutorials will get you up to speed with the basics, and below that you'll find many more tutorials to expand your knowledge of exposure, composition and camera control.
Latest Beginner Photography Articles and Tutorials
A polarizing filter is an essential part of a photographer’s kit because it’s one of the only filters that cannot be recreated with editing software. Instead of digging too much into the science of how they work, in this post I simply want to let the animations do most of the talking. I have been through some of my archives to find examples of just how much a polarizer can alter your image, and once you see them I feel certain that you’ll understand just how worthwhile it is to have one of these in your bag!Read More
Create a professional WordPress photography website from scratch in under 5 minutes!Read More
Ever wondered what those weird charts are that lens manufacturers always show with their lenses? Learning how to read an MTF chart can help you make a decision when it’s time to buy a new lens. Find out which lenses are sharper and how the contrast varies across the image.Read More
Using just a single flash in your sports photography can transform an image. These sports flash photography tips will show you how!Read More
WordPress is an incredible tool for photographers to use when they need a professional looking website. It’s also one of the cheapest ways to get a full-featured awesome design that can integrate a blog and sales portals for your prints. Learn all the basics in this feature length guide for beginners.Read More