Aperture and shutter speed are wonderful creative tools for photography – when you know how to use them. Even though you do not usually get the ‘face first’ photograph, you frequently capture a more intimate feel of the topic. Photographs, both monochrome and colour, can be captured and displayed through two side-by-side photos that emulate human stereoscopic vision. When you shoot into the sun, you may well finish up with flare in your photographs, as shown below. On the hand, rainforest photography is normally very best in the middle of the day, in cloudy weather to remove extremes of light and shade.
Landscape photographs are normally greatest photographed in sunny weather, early in the morning or late in the afternoon when the contrast is low and the light is soft and colouful. In many of my monthly projects I mention in one way or an additional, the idea of contextualising … Read More