Tag: tips & tricks
Summit Lake on the Seward Scenic Highway between Anchorage and Seward, Alaska.

During my recent photography workshop in Alaska, we were driving from Anchorage to Seward to photograph Humpback Whales.  Along the way we stopped at Summit Lake for a late lunch. It was starting to rain but the view across the lake to the stormy mountains was stunning.  I wanted to capture a shot showing the reeds and rain on the water in the foreground and still pull in the background mountains with a long lens.  This posed the problem of having enough depth of field for… READ MORE >

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Which comes first, the successful photographer or the business photographer’s success? One of the biggest challenges facing professional photographers is how to attract, build and hold on to a successful client base. Particularly now with the continued advancements in digital photography meaning more and more people are taking up photography as their choice of career. The ability to send digital images quickly and effortlessly around the world has meant that New Zealand photographers are much more likely to be competing on an international stage. Which isn’t… READ MORE >

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This is a wildlife tutorial I did for Canon – worth watching just for some basic tips and tricks to help you improve your wildlife photography.  Whether you are photographing giant predators around the world, or just trying to get the best shot of your pet moggy back home…!  Its all about preparation, lighting, composition, knowing the animal’s behaviour, and of course knowing your gear well. If you are interested in further tutorials, look out for my new photography app coming soon, which will be jam… READ MORE >

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