8 Vlogging Tips to Help You Stand Out & Earn Money

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In our last post, we discussed steps for how to start a vlog. This included tips on establishing what type of vlogger you’d like to be and the best type of equipment to set you up right.
This time around, we’re focusing on how you can build your audience and get noticed so you can rise […]

How to Sell Your Photos and Become a Pro

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For passionate, burgeoning photographers, the idea of turning this amazing hobby of photography into a money-making venture is a dream come true. And affordable, high quality digital cameras have made it easier than ever to take professional-style photos.
If you’re thinking about monetising your photography, there are two broad pathways you can follow: 1) sell your […]

How to Troubleshoot Common DSLR Aperture Problems

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A mirrorless or DSLR’s aperture can be a tricky thing to handle. The aperture is the part of the lens that opens and closes during exposure, controlling how much light hits your DSLR’s sensors.
Mastering your aperture can give you far greater control over your photos. But what happens when your aperture isn’t working as you […]

5 Adventurous Cameras to Take Backpacking

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Picking the best camera for backpacking or hiking can be tricky, but it’s so important you get the right travel camera for your needs.
Buy a DSLR that’s too bulky and you’ll end up leaving it at the hostel. Go for a budget compact camera and you may be disappointed when you want to blow your […]

Love Your Camera Battery: 7 Tips to Extend Its Life

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Few things in life are as annoying as a camera battery that loses its charge or dies at just the wrong moment. It’s one of the things that every camera enthusiast – amateur or professional, Nikon or Canon users, smartphone or DSLR advocates alike – can agree on.
And until technology develops a truly everlasting source […]

Choosing the Ultimate Action Camera

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Action cameras allow you to capture and share all the heart stopping, adrenaline packed moments in your life with ease.
Whether you attach an action camera to your helmet as you paraglide over lush greenery or take HD video to chronicle your immense mountain climb, the compact quality of action cameras make them almost indispensable in […]

How to Troubleshoot Common DSLR Camera Problems

Not all DSLR camera problems are created equal.  Some are complex and require either a deep dive into online tutorials or the aid of a professional. But others can be relatively easy to fix.
It’s these types of problem that this post aims to troubleshoot, things like why your camera isn’t turning on or why your […]

Beginner Camera Lighting Tips

Lighting is undoubtedly one of the most important skills for aspiring photographers to learn in order to take their photography to the next level.

The type of camera lighting will depend on the type of photography you want to take. You can be much more pinpoint and precise with portrait photography, for example, than landscape photography, […]

Out of the Cold: How to Improve Your Winter Photography

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With its stark colours and desolate landscapes, winter can be an incredibly beautiful time for camera enthusiasts to shoot photography.

Brave the cold and get out there with your camera. Before long, you’ll see those threatening storm clouds as an opportunity for a wonderfully foreboding image, that latest snowfall the perfect portrait backdrop because of its […]

Troubleshooting Common DSLR Video Problems

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DSLRs are packed with such great video functionality. But capturing the perfect video can be tricky, even for regular DSLR users. In this article, we discuss a few of the most common DSLR video problems and provide some troubleshooting tips for preventing them.
1. Out of Focus
One of the most common and frustrating issues DSLR users […]