Tag Archives: DSLR

Shooting Sports: Staying Ahead Of The Action

Guest post by Justin McKee Sports photography is just good fun. It doesn’t matter what sport you’re shooting — volleyball, basketball, football or tennis — taking photos of athletes on the move requires fast reflexes, patience and knowing what settings … Continue reading

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Bring Some Holiday Cheer with Your Photography Gear

Guest post by Justin McKee It’s nearly Christmas and I’m sure you’ve all put up your trees for the season. If not, hurry up because this post is going to put those shining Christmas lights to good use. I love … Continue reading

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Long Exposures: Just Have Fun

Guest post by Justin McKee Continuing on with last month’s theme, let’s explore the possibilities a little more with long exposure photography. Before we delve any deeper into this topic, be sure to grab a flashlight or a really obnoxious … Continue reading

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Being Still To Capture Movement

Guest post by Justin McKee Alright, enough boring stuff. For the past few weeks my guest posts have discussed a lot of technical mumbo jumbo and I think it’s time I changed that. This post is about long exposures. A … Continue reading

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From Oompa Loompas To Frozen Faces

Guest post by Justin McKee White balance. It’s the bane of every point-and-shoot photographer’s existence — well, in some instances. White balance is the reason why some photos turn out way too orange or way too blue. The “balance” part … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together

Guest post by Justin McKee Over the past few posts of mine, we’ve discussed shutter speed, aperture and ISO, as well as how each of these photographic settings individually contribute to a final image. The discussion has even touched on … Continue reading

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A Balancing Act Part 3: ISO

Guest post by Justin McKee Have you ever taken a photo in a place where there is not much light and the photo looks really grainy? By grainy, I mean the photo looks more like a picture of sand than … Continue reading

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A balancing act part 2: Aperture

Guest post by Justin McKee Aperture. It’s a funny word and it’s a photographic feature that photographers worldwide love to utilize to create artistic and aesthetically appealing images. So what is it exactly? A camera’s aperture is entirely inside the … Continue reading

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A balancing act part 1: Shutter speed

Guest post by Justin McKee Fair week in Osceola County, which takes place in late July, is a photo-worthy event. Hundreds of parents go out throughout the week to take photos of their kids showing animals. Most of these parents … Continue reading

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Camera bodies? Lenses?

Guest post by Justin McKee What is this madness?! In this series I’ll touch on manual control, megapixels upon megapixels and lenses that can seemingly see into your soul. Each blog will feature a different aspect of a camera that … Continue reading

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