Studio, here we come. Whether we like it or not.
NCFE Level 1 was all about the basics. Now we've got to try to master them. By the end of the three terms, I'd love to instinctively know how, say, certain lens/aperture combos will work together. But, frankly, I will be truly chuffed if, having pictured the shot that I'm after, I get even halfway... Continue Reading →
Our first lesson focused entirely on the zoom lens and how you can play around with a wide angle to achieve remarkably different effects. (All photos on this page were taken in the subsequent week.)
Up until a few years or so ago, my camera-universe extended only as far as a Sony Cybershot, an Olympus Tough and an Olympus SP-590uZ bridge. Oh, and my trusty iPhone. The land of point and shoot and hope for the best, and maybe faff about with that digital zoom while I'm at it (a newbie mistake, I have... Continue Reading →