DSLR Photography Tips for Landscape Photography

Download DSLR Photography Tips for Landscape Photography

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1. Nikon India Private Limited http://www.nikonschool.in Email: Nikon.school@nikon.com Plot No.17, Sec 32, Institutional Area, Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 Phone: 1800-102-7346, Fax: 0124 4688527 DSLR Photography Tips for Landscape Photography Taking pictures is all about light therefore it is essential to know how light can have an impact on your photo. Try taking some pictures of a park close to you at different times of the day and in dissimilar lighting circumstances to help you know the effects of light. Take pictures from diverse angles under the sun, as; there is no substitute of practical experience. There are many photography workshops or digital photography tutorials that provide you hands-on experience. Following are Dslr photography tips for landscape photography : First, know your camera Try taking few pictures with your camera set to landscape and after that go for some taken at diverse aperture settings, see what provides you the finest consequences. Usually a small aperture (high f number) will provide you the utmost depth of field with more of your photograph in focus. Make use of a tripod particularly in low light conditions and if you dont have a shutter release cable set your cameras 2 second timer to on, to stay away from any camera shake. If your camera consists of image stabilization, you should set this off when you are using your tripod. 2. Nikon India Private Limited http://www.nikonschool.in Email: Nikon.school@nikon.com Plot No.17, Sec 32, Institutional Area, Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 Phone: 1800-102-7346, Fax: 0124 4688527 Try taking your photographs by means of the rule of two thirds try it with the sky as well as skyline in the top third, after that try it with the sky as well as skyline in the top two thirds of the picture. Frame the focal point - Capture your photographs in the magic hours. A lot of skilled photographers like to capture most of their landscapes pictures a few hours after sunrise or before dusk to get the finest lighting effects. While capturing photographs at dawn or nightfall, try with the slow sync flash mode on your digital camera to focus on the area near you. This is mostly advantageous when you want to use an object like a tree branch to frame the sight. Use high definition photography to draw out the background and make your pictures colorful. If you are not familiar with the term HDR mostly it consist of taking 3 shots of the scene with your camera placed on a tripod. One shot is over exposed as well as one shot is underexposed by one stop and the last shot is at the right exposure. The shots are merged using HDR software to provide a broader tonal range producing more bright images. 3. Nikon India Private Limited http://www.nikonschool.in Email: Nikon.school@nikon.com Plot No.17, Sec 32, Institutional Area, Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 Phone: 1800-102-7346, Fax: 0124 4688527 Think about using a graduated filter to highlight the sky. These filters are pretty economical and they are able to often help stay away from that overblown sky. When youve taken all your photographs, you can process them. Its worthwhile to understand editing software like Photo shop. If you dont like software that is overly difficult to learn try Picasa by Google thats free, too.