In a saturated market where everyone’s got better, cheaper gear, coming up with more interesting compositions is the only way to set yourself apart, says our weekly oracle of photo wisdom.
Dog, cat, rabbit or guinea pig, our pets can be among the most photogenic of subjects, and their portraits are like family photos to us. Getting them to pose for the camera, however, isn’t always the easiest of tasks, and requires patience, persistence, and lightning-fast reaction times! But once you capture that winning shot, you’ll know that all the work you put in was worthwhile.
1) Join the craft craze If your photography is creative and original, you can ride the ‘back to basics’ wave of craft appreciation and sell your work on Etsy.com, notonthehighstreet.com and other portals for handmade art. Buyers are prepared to pay a premium because the items on sale are unique – they don’t expect a [...]
When you think of out-of-focus photographs, you think it’s a bad photograph, unworthy of sharing with the public. But that’s not always the case! In fact, the 19 photographs below actually benefit from being out of focus. Do you agree?