At the end of 2012 as I was planning my first Big Sur coastal drive along California State Route 1 I was surprised at how little information I could find related to travel photography. I found plenty of reviews and recommendations on wine tasting tours or how to spend 3 days at Hearst Castle, but not much on how to… Read More
How to improve your Photography
Tips to improve your travel photography. He shares his best tips from choosing the gear to creating the best composition for your travel photos.
If you haven’t noticed, ThePlanetD is a very photo heavy website. We use iPhone photography apps that we count on to bring out the best in our photos and we wanted to share a few of our favourites with you. We’ve been fortunate enough to be named one of the best travel instagrammers to follow by Yahoo Travel, we’ve been… Read More
Panning is a technique that is used to introduce the sense of motion into a photograph. We achieve this by keeping the subject in focus bit blurring the background. This can come in handy in many instances. Maybe you want to catch that rickshaw diver in India and have him stand out from the busy background. Or maybe you find… Read More
Welcome back to Photo Tip Friday. This week we are going to cover a very important part of travel photography; People. I love this quote from Tim Cahill: “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” To me travel is not just about where we go but more about the people I meet along the way. That is why… Read More
Welcome back to Photo Tip Friday. I hope you had a chance to put into practice last weeks tip on Composition and start to take your photography to a new level. This week we are going to cover a subject that seems to confuse a lot of people. They can see the impact of implementing different variations of Depth of… Read More
Why is composition in photography important? Composition Composition in photography is important because it can draw or hold a viewer on an image. By composing a scene properly we can lead the viewers eye to what the focus of the photo is. Photography Rule of Thirds. The rule of thirds is all about creating the right artistic trade-offs. It is… Read More