The almighty photo is quickly taking over the world. As our attention spans grow small, we really only want to see the photo and possibly a short sentence describing it. I mean look at social media avenues such as Instagram or Facebook, not to mention the newly coined term “selfie.” We just cannot get enough images in our lives. For this reason, quality photography is becoming increasingly important to captivate and lure in our audiences to our website, business, or blog.
You can buy a fancy dSLR camera, sure, but do you know how to use it? I have this exact problem: a fancy camera that is not living up to its potential because I do not know how to properly operate it. Well, here is some good news for me and those of you in my situation: I have rounded up a whole list of photography cheat sheets to use! This is one you will want to bookmark and save for reference
The Basics of How to Use Your Camera Settings:
White Balance Photography:
Types of Digital Cameras:
Low Light Photography :
Master Composition, Expose for the Landscape and Sky, Learn to Blur Moving Water Photography:
Nikon Metering Mode Cheat Sheet:
Backlighting Photography Cheat Sheet:
Color Temperature Cheat Sheet:
The Fundamentals of Exposure:
Best Shutter Speeds for Every Situation:
Once you have taken all of these lovely photographs, check out this post to see what your photographer rights are:
Now I don’t know about you, but this article makes me want to get out my dSLR camera and play! Which settings and/or cheat sheet intrigue you the most?