Archive for March, 2012

  • How To – Exposure Bracketing / HDR

    How To – Exposure Bracketing / HDR

    Tutorials March 12, 2012 12:17 pm

    What is Exposure Bracketing? Exposure bracketing is the technique of taking several shots of the same subject, at varying exposures (brightness). The images are then blended to create an overall balanced exposure of the subject which combines the lowlights of the brightest image, the highlights of the darkest image, together […]

     
  • Inspiring Sports Photography – An Interview with David Bauckham – Part 2 of 2

    Inspiring Sports Photography – An Interview with David Bauckham – Part 2 of 2

    From Part 1… You get some cracking shots of the fans / club members and players. How do you go about taking these pictures and how do you make people feel relaxed in front of your lens? If you turn up at a non-League ground with a camera, particularly a […]

     
  • Inspiring Sports Photography – An Interview with David Bauckham – Part 1 of 2

    Inspiring Sports Photography – An Interview with David Bauckham – Part 1 of 2

    – David Bauckham – author and award-winning photographer – Tell us a little bit about yourself? I live in Eastbourne and my ‘proper job’ is as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Brighton, where I primarily teach anatomy and physiology to nursing students. However, I have also been involved […]

     
  • On Location – Cross-Country Horse Trials

    On Location – Cross-Country Horse Trials

    On Location March 7, 2012 9:04 am

    Now, I might be a little controversial here, but horses are only good for one thing… betting on. But before anyone starts writing hate mail to me, my perspective changed when I was asked to photograph a cross-country event in Leatherhead, Surrey. I arrived at the Pachesham Equestrian Competition Centre […]

     
  • How To – Baby Portrait Photography

    How To – Baby Portrait Photography

    Tutorials March 3, 2012 2:51 pm

    A couple of weeks ago, I was asked to photograph a beautiful six-month old baby boy for a young couple who wished to give something special to their relatives.  The photo-shoot took place in their home. Before the shoot, I sat down with the parents over a cup of tea […]