Browsing all posts in February, 2009.

Photographers in the News and another Winner

In official business The Betterphoto Guide to Digital Photography can be claimed by commenter: PShorten.  I have sent you an e-mail with request for your address but if you haven’t gotten it please check your junk mail. I’m always interested in photo tips, who isn’t?  So this week for our Photographers in the News I bring you tips […]

Small Competition

I am looking for some suggestions of how to improve our site. These suggestions can be anything from new features, growing our reader base to changing our content. Prize: I will look to purchase a book or provide a voucher for the best suggestion. Please use the contact form here to submit your answers! The […]

Commercial love day right around the corner

Valentines Day is 8 days away.  Is it a commercial holiday?  Yes.  Does everyone want flowers and chocolate?  No.  Here is my official Valentines Day guide for a person you love that also loves Photography.   This is a decorative camera strap by Cotton Candy available on Etsy.com it is reversible and, I think you’ll agree,  VERY […]

Book Review: BetterPhoto Guide to Digital Photography

As mentioned earlier I am reviewing the BetterPhoto book series and I started off with the first book The Betterphoto Guide to Digital Photography.  Overall I would say that this book was a good read and at under $17.00 it’s a great introductory look into Digital Photography.   The book is full of glossy photographs […]

An Easier Way To Keeping Your Eyes Open

Do you shoot with your right eye? Do you keep the other eye closed? CC Photo by Hamed Saber We published an article last November 2007 that discusses the benefits of keeping both eyes open while looking through a viewfinder. If you’re like most photographers then you probably use your right eye to look through […]

Inspiration Board Tuesday: Food as Art

I love the inspiration that I find in Foodie Magazines and Blogs – the lighting, the presentation, the food it really gets me hungry.  Food photography is very difficult for many reasons the main one being you have to cook food that looks good.  It doesn’t stop me from trying though and this week I’m […]

Flash Diffusers

Flash is a tricky thing – in low natural light situations you need it and yet it often changes the exposure of your picture negatively.  That’s where a diffuser can come in handy.  I’ve been checking out these diffusers for my regular on-camera flash as I already have this one for my external flash.  They both are under $20.00 and […]

What’s up with the Adverts!

A few people of have contacted me with regards to the adverts that we have running on the site. I primarily run these adverts because it’s by and large our largest source of income for the site apart. It’s my plan to only run these adverts on Sundays to keep disruption to minimum. If we […]

Photography in the News: Groundhogs

Today is Groundhogs Day.  Not exactly a holiday – it doesn’t get me out of work and unfortunately it’s not going to make the gray of winter move along faster.  In a few minutes some well dressed man with a top hat will reach his hand into the hole of a Groundhog pull him out […]

Federal Criminal Lawyer: Advert

Federal charges can be a scary time for anyone. You don’t know what to expect when you are up against federal criminal charges. The first thing that usually comes into mind is that you have to find a good federal criminal lawyer. There are hundreds of places that you can choice from, depending on where […]