Category: Photo Tips

Buying Guide: 5 Best Cameras for Product Photography in 2021 (Guest Post)

What are the best cameras for product photography in 2021? (Guest post by Ann Young, the professional photographer & photo retoucher from NY). So… Are you taking product shots for online stores or Amazon? Or just snapping pictures of clothes and jewelry for your Instagram business page? If yes, you are sure to find the

Why Are My Action Shots Blurry? Reasons for Blurry Sports Photos and How to Fix It (Fast)

Welcome to my guide on blurry sports photos and how to fix that! Let’s face: Action photography, while rewarding, is a challenging type of photography to master. It takes knowledge and experience to take amazing action shots, like those taken at the Tour de France or Olympic games events. But as an amateur/hobby photographer you’ll notice

Image Size and Resolution: What Is the Best Resolution for Printing Photos? (Guide)

Welcome to my photo printing resolution guide! (Updated) Look: There are a lot of questions related to standard photo print sizes, image size, resolution, pixels, PPI, DPI… I’m sure that at least once you faced the following situation: You take a photo that looks amazing and high quality on the screen, but when actually printed

Why Do LED Lights Flicker on Camera? How to Stop Light Flickering in Video? (Guide)

LED Lights on Camera: How to Stop Light Flickering in Video? (Guide) The thing is: When we see flickering lights in videos and movies, we almost always think about horror and thriller scenes. While this is a common effect in movie genres like those I mentioned, not every clip you see with flickers is meant

Is It Bad Luck to Take Pictures of Graves? (Plus Cemetery Photography Etiquette)

Tell you what: People have been photographing cemeteries for decades. The practice has become more popular in recent years, fuelled by the rise of social media, and there are now numerous photographers who work at graveyards realizing their artistic vision. (I found this to be quite surprising, but maybe that’s because I’m one of the

What is Therapeutic Photography? Is Photography Good for Mental Health?

Therapeutic photography and mental health: What are the benefits of photography and can it help with stress, anxiety and depression? Let’s face it: These days, more and more people are suffering from mental illnesses due to stress, anxiety and many other contributing factors. While this has become a normal scenario in most countries, it is