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Nikon D3200 useful tip

Happy Saturday!

I recently found out my camera has this amazing setting called Preset Manual for White balance.

I’m still getting to know my Nikon D3200 but I would have to say I’m most excited about this feature.   172 more words

PART 4 LIGHT - JUDGING COLOUR TEMPERATURE PART 2

EXERCISE   Judging Colour Temperature Part 2

For this second part of the Exercise I went back to the subject I used in Part 1 and retook the three images taken in sunlight, shade and evening light, but this time using 3 different White Balance settings, namely ‘sunshine’, ‘average’ (AWB) and ‘shadow’.   573 more words

EXERCISES

PART 4 LIGHT - Judging Colour Temperatures

EXERCISE  –  JUDGING COLOUR TEMPERATURE PART 1.

The ability of the human eye and brain to see and record the quality and hue of light is different from that of a camera sensor and this needs to be borne in mind when photographing at different times of the day as the natural ambient light changes.   538 more words

EXERCISES

Love my boy

He seems to be getting used to my camera. Either that or he loves me enough to want to stick close. So while Nina was nosing around on the perimeter, I grabbed some lovely shots of my big boy yesterday.   90 more words

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Trolledge is not Knowledge

I found a discussion thread on Reddit recently where some guy, in the anonymity of a pseudonym and the Reddit platform, slammed one of my photos of the Sunset Cliffs rock strata as being “totally oversaturated.” :) 326 more words

Color

Lighting: White Balance

As you’re probably discovering, nearly everything about photography is complex and lighting is no exception. When I first started taking pictures everything I read about lighting involved charts with lots of numbers (never my forte) and lots of talk about someone called Kelvin who I didn’t know, or want to know ;-) .  419 more words

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