Pete's Blog

A ramble of thoughts that might be useful

Pete's Tips 6 - check the background

I was photographing fungi yesterday and, like many ePHOTOzine members, shooting subjects like this along with birds or flowers, I tend to shoot at a wide aperture to throw the background totally out of focus. So today's tip is look at the background,
17/09/2009 - 18:49 | Read More

Pete's Tips 7 - stablise a tripod

I spotted a feature on a Giottos tripod the other day that reminded me of a useful stability tip you could try. One way to make your tripod much more stable is to weigh it down. Doing so will
17/09/2009 - 18:48 | Read More