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Nature Photography Tips with Tony and Chelsea Northrup: Lenses, Cameras, Teleconverters, Tripods, Monopods

Nature Photography Tips with Tony and Chelsea Northrup: Lenses, Cameras, Teleconverters, Tripods, Monopods

Published by: Tony & Chelsea Northrup  on Sep 16, 2016

In this nature photography video we join nature photographers Tony & Chelsea Northrup, as well as award winning wildlife photographer Christopher Rowell as they go over a variety of camera gear that works best for wildlife photography.

Nature Photography Tips with Ray Scott: Using One Water Drop

MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS AND TRICKS – Using One Water Drop As A Compositional Tool

Published by: Visual Art Photography Tutorials on Jun 22, 2017

In this macro photography tutorial, Ray Scott shows how one drop of water can add great impact to a photo. Photography composition has many variables and positioning a drop of water strategically can really enhance a picture. Ray runs through some of the equipment needed to work this project properly and also talks about various aperture setting of various images. Though not at all exclusive to flower photography, Ray chooses to use flowers in this particular exercise as opposed to other objects that may work well too.

Nature Photography Tips with Joanne and Larry Mars: Sharpness

Nature Photography Tips with Joanne and Larry Mars: Sharpness

Published by: larryandjoanne on Nov 4, 2011

Larry and Joanne Mars from Leisureworld Maryland discuss how to improve the sharpness of your nature photographs. Join them on their photo safari in the deserts of Arizona.

Nature Photography Tips with Ray Scott: Using Macro Photography To See Things Differently

Nature Photography Tips with Ray Scott: Using Macro Photography To See Things Differently

Published by: Visual Art Photography Tutorials on Feb 16, 2017

Flower macro photography is the subject in this Visual Art Photography Tutorial. Ray Scott usually likes to portray flowers in a soft almost romantic fashion but in this video he strives to show another side, a more intimate view that usually cannot be seen with the naked eye. Beauty is certainly in the eye of the beholder here with images that sometimes evoke illustrations of something completely different than flowers themselves. Ray uses a Canon macro lens with Kenko extension tubes to get anywhere from life-size to 3x life-size and the results are thought provoking and unique.

 

Nature Photography Tips with Ray Scott: Create And Then Capture The Moment

Nature Photography Tips with Ray Scott: Create And Then Capture The Moment

Published by: Visual Art Photography Tutorials on Jun 8, 2017

In this nature photography tutorial by Visual Art Photography, we join nature photographer Ray Scott as he shows us an example of how to create a special moment then capture it in your camera. In the video he uses a focal length of 50mm for this particular project but tells us why it’s okay to use other focal lengths but it will depend on your subject and your needs.

 

Photography Tips: Lens Hoods – Why, When, and How to Use Them

Photography Tips: Lens Hoods – Why, When, and How to Use Them

Published by: steeletraining on Mar 18, 2013

In this photography tutorial you will learn all about lens hoods (also called lens shades) plus a tip for transporting them without wasting space in your camera bag.

 

Nature Photography Tips with Tony & Chelsea Northrup: Macros Photography

Nature Photography Tips with Tony & Chelsea Northrup: Macros Photography

Published by: Tony & Chelsea Northrup  on Sep 16, 2016

In this nature photography video we join nature photographers Tony & Chelsea Northrup into an exploration of not just nature photography but the stunning beauty of macros photography as well as a tour though the different equipment needed.