How to Click Amazing Nature Photographs:

Nature photography is a branch of photography which attracts most of the beginners towards itself as it is the biggest stream of photography in which there are a lot of options. The beauty of nature photography is that we can enjoy it to a great extent and if traveling is our hobby, then nature photography is a blessing for us. However to capture great nature photography you should keep the following things in mind:


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1. Know the Light:

The aptness of photographer in understanding light plays a very important role in honing up his photography skills. Light is the paramount factor in capturing beautiful nature photos as it adorn the image quality to a great extent.

2. Explore as much as possible:

The vastness of nature is incredible as compared to any other stream of photography. We have an uncountable list of subjects at our exposure from which we can choose according to our interest, as we all know a deep interest is mandatory to capture good quality of photos.

3. Shoot a lot:

It is pretty important as always. Sometimes because of our numerous clicks we get unexpected fruitful results. Perspiration always help us to a great extent. Capture a large amount of photos will also help us to understand many other factors important to photography, like shutter speed, aperture etc.

4. Use Tripod:

While capturing nature photos we shoot them at different terrain, different climates which are comparatively new for us. Hence to capture good quality photos and maintain the sharpness and clarity in our photos, use of tripod is really beneficial.

How to Enjoy a Photo-walk Safely:

Photo-walking is one of the most interesting way to indulge ourself in photography. In photo-walking people roam with their cameras and they capture the subjects which attract them. Photo-walking may be done alone or in a group, however I prefer group as in a group there are many advantages like it becomes more enjoyable, we learn from our mates and it is better safety-wise as well. Event like photo-walks give professional photographers a good platform to interact with people. Prior to a photo-walk, we should plan it precisely and keep some things in mind to enjoy it to the fullest.


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1. Keep yourself comfortable:
No doubt, it is the foremost thing. You are going some miles on your feet; so it’s pretty mandatory to choose comfortable footwear and clothes. As nobody want to get bruised or swelled feet after a long walk.

2. Keep your gear ready:
No body know what we encounter in the next second while a photo-walk, that event not give you enough time to adjust all your camera settings to click it. So the best approach to be ready all the time.

3. Aware of the surroundings:
Personally I feel it as the most important aspect. Your lack of attention might be fatal for you as well as for others. If you just find a wonderful subject to click then don’t forget the fact that you are on a road or pedestrian walk. Don’t cross this safe zone unconsciously.

4. Keep backup :
As you will roam along with the camera on all the time, it is obvious that your battery will drain out soon. So you must have some battery backup with you which will help you out in clicking for a longer time.

How to be Adept in Wildlife Photography

I always feel a thrilling sensation across my nerves when I plan of a safari or a trip to any national park. It is natural as wildlife photography is one of the most challenging streams of photography field. We should be adept in understanding and implementing different aspects to capture good wildlife photographs. Wildlife photography requires a lot of dedication and persistent efforts. There are hundreds of factors which must be kept in mind to capture the subject perfectly. The things to keep in mind while capturing:

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1. Always keep your nerve:

Shooting in wild requires a lot of patience, it is not easy as portrait photography. We can’t predict how much time it will take to encounter an animal in wild. Professional photographers spend months in wild to get perfect pictures.

2. Be comfortable:

It is very necessary to feel comfortable in the wild to capture good photos, first of all you should be wearing comfortable clothes and adjust yourself according to the surroundings. It is not easy for amateurs however along with time you will be adept in it. Wear dusty color clothes as you can easily hide yourself in trees by their help.

3. Avoid sudden moments:

Animals living in wild are not familiar with humans and usually they avoid encountering humans. So it is mandatory to stay alert in your moves and hide yourself to get good close-up photos.

4.  Consider the background:

Background matters a lot as they have the power to enhance the beauty of photo as well as to ruin it, especially in wildlife photography as we cannot temper it explicitly. All we can do it to use it in an optimum manner.

Photography ideas for beginners:

Photography is developing its deep roots even in the hearts of people who are not taking it professionally. The reason behind this is the power of photography which enables us to express ourselves and communicate with an ease. Apart from it, the cameras are now available at an affordable price as compared to the prices before 5-6 years. Even the prices of SLRs have reduced to a great extent. In present time many people just buy a SLR and after a while they realize that photography is not as easy as it seems. They generally run short of ideas and subjects to click. As photography is an art, it is not restricted to any particular boundaries and you can capture anything you want. I am presenting a compact checklist to start your photography mission:


1. Your backyard and garden:
     It is probably the best place to start with. There are many subjects at these places and best part is that you are the king here. You can do any manipulations according to your need and capture great photographs here.

2. Family members:
     The advantage with shooting portraits with family members is that the mutual understanding between you and them is perfect and it is the foremost thing to capture good portraits. Find some time on weekends for this.

3. Streets and public parks:
     Moving outside is a good option as you will find a great exposure of your near surroundings. Kids playing in a park and a group of elder people on a lazy evening are some of the amazing sights which you will invent with an ease.

4. Festivals and social events:
     Likeness of getting some perfect photographs in a social gathering or festival season is very high. The main reason behind this is that everyone is full of zeal and enthusiasm during these moments and you can easily reflect their emotions in your photos.

The Top 8 reasons which motivate people for Photography

     Apart from the adept photographers, we get a glimpse of many people clicking photographs at tourist places, in public events at parties. We can see that there was a significant rise in SLR and DSLR sales during the last year. There are many factors which tempt people to click photographs as much as possible. The top most reasons for this are listed below:

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1. To express ourselves and communicate with others:

     No doubt! Photography is the most effective way to express our feelings to others visually; the most common example is of many NGOs who maintain a vast gallery of images to tell others about the scenario and their initiative. Photographs always give a good feel of the situation to others.

2. To preserve memories forever and ever:

      As a human tendency, we always want to freeze the enjoyable and memorable moments for the lifetime so that we can cherish our memories. Everybody knows how it feels after looking at an old photograph and recalling those lovable moments of life. Photographs help in many ways, whether it is of a family member who passed away, of a kid who has turned into a man now or of any memorable event of life.

3. To instantly freshen up and revitalize the mood:

      Feeling low??? Just take your camera and start capturing. To capture photos a deep proper attention and focus on the subject we are clicking at. By the help of photography we put a check on prolong negative thoughts and focus on other things. You can capture anything; it may be the tree in your backyard, the sun at sunset time or your kids.

4. To feel the beauty of nature:

      Just wake up early on a weekend, grab your gear and go for a walk. You will see a numerous sights to click. While clicking the beautiful nature photos and observing the sights you will feel the beauty of nature that we usually ignore because of our daily work and hectic schedules.

5. To make money:

      Several people commence photography as a leisure time activity and a passion and along with time they realize that it’s a powerful means of earning money as many companies and websites always look for high quality stock photos for their businesses and pay a fair price for it.

Easy tips to capture great photos

Photographs are the best way of preserving our memorable moments for lifetime. If the photos are clicked perfectly, then they show us a complete flashback of our beautiful memories, no matter how old they are. That’s the main reason why photography has become an integral part of our life. Most of the people think that one should be a professional to capture perfect photographs and they presume that they can just click pictures casually. However, if you just keep a few points in mind while clicking pictures you can easily capture great photographs. Here is a short list to start with:

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1. Read the manual and know your gear:
I bet this tip seems stupid to most of the people, but it’s a fact that occasionally photographers don’t know the power of their gear. Whether you are using a point-and-shoot or a DSLR, it is the most important thing. Read it frequently so that you can learn about the features of your camera.

2. Understand the significance of light:
While capturing photos in natural surroundings people might have faced difficulties. The reason behind this is that you are unable to understand the behaviour of light. My advice is to keep the sun behind you while photographing and see the difference. Also keep the shadows out of the frame.

3. Learn to crop, say no to zoom:
Zooming in to capture a specific subject and keeping other things out of the frame puts a bad impact on the image quality. It will be good to click the image in a better quality without zoom and then crop out the unwanted objects.

4. Play with colours:
Hangouts and picnics are one of the best moments to click photographs as there are people from family and friends who are pretty comfortable with each other and we have a perfect natural theme to click high quality stock photos. While capturing a group make them pose in a manner such that the person posing beside each other have clothes of different colour contrast. Try the same thing with background as well.

5. Click! Click! Click!
This advice will seem very irritating and annoying to you but believe me there is no other way to achieve perfection apart from practice. Just keep on trying and clicking as much as possible to discover new aspects of photography and to widen your horizons about the knowledge of photography.

I wish you all a very happy photography.