Noise in your photographs

We all have to make photographs in darker conditions than we might like. This means pushing your ISO higher and incurring the dreaded ‘noise’ in your photographs. It’s something I get asked about a lot during my photography lessonsĀ as people tend to worry a lot about this. Below are examples of noise being generated in […]

RAW vs JPEG

RAW vs JPEG

Speak to any photographer and one of the surest things they’ll tell you is that you must shoot in RAW. All the time. Every time. Period. They may not even be sure why they should be doing it. But a pro they know told them so it must be important. And it is, if you […]

Backing up your photographs

Backing up your photographs

Backing up your photos is one of the most important things to consider if you enjoy photography and want to be able to look back in ten years time at your family holiday and your kids growing up.

Photography in low light situations

Photography in low light situations

As the Summer break approaches many people will be heading for the delights of South East Asia or back home to their loved ones Amongst these delights are of course the myriad temples, wet markets, night markets and street photography which beg our photographic attention. There is just one problem, it’s not very bright in there! The […]

Humidity and your camera in Singapore

Humidity and your camera in Singapore

It’s something we all know about living in Singapore, but sometimes it’s not something we think about. Humidity. And whether you live in it or are just taking a vacation in it, it’s a tech-killer and nothing suffers more than your poor old camera! Cameras are sensitive pieces of technical equipment. Humidity works it’s black […]