The DIY Family Portrait

One of the main reasons I ever got into photography was because I wanted to document everyday life.  I have kids, and I have watched them change so much over the years.  They change quickly too.  This does not just apply to kids, it applies to all of us.   We had an impromptu family […]

DIY Portraits With Your Smartphone–How To Video Basics

Hi! We created a short video for you to explain how to take portraits with your smartphone. Check it out below.     Here are the tools we used in this video:   1) A Smartphone tripod adapter   2) A Bluetooth remote 3) Here are all of the things you need in one package

Portrait Photography Basics: The Exposure Triangle

The exposure triangle explains the three major factors of exposure. The three major factors of exposure are ISO, aperture, and shutter speed.   If you are not familiar with each one of these, you can read more about each one of them under tutorials or you can use the search bar to the right and […]

Portrait Photography Basics: Aperture

Are you just getting started with photography?  We are here to help.   Here we will walk you through the basics to help get you started. The next basic photography term we will discuss is aperture.   Aperture is nothing more than the width of the opening of your lens.  Your lens has a setting […]

Portrait Photography Basics: Depth of Field

Are you just getting started with photography?  We are here to help.   Here we will walk you through the basics to help get you started. The next basic photography term we will discuss is depth of field. Remember when we discussed aperture? If you are not sure what that is, go over and read that […]

Portrait Photography Basics: Composition

Are you just getting started with photography?  We are here to help.   Here we will walk you through the basics to help get you started.The next basic photography term  we will discuss is composition.   Composition is really nothing more than how to frame your shot. One thing you can be sure of is […]