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Photographic Resolutions for 2019

The start of a new year always brings resolutions to "do things differently" (and hopefully better!) in the coming days. Here is a list of suggestions you might want to add to your photographic resolutions for 2019...

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10 Travel Tips from National Geographic

Here are 10 travel photography tips from the ultimate travel photography organization, National Geographic:

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The Wrong and Right Way to Photograph the Lincoln Memorial

Thanks to WPS Monuments and Memorials client, Stephen Zimmerman here are two photographs that demonstrate the WRONG way and the RIGHT way to photograph buildings.


 
 

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5 Tips for Photographing Fireworks

We all have taken those shots of fireworks that have come out as big blurs of light.  How do you get the best results?  Here are some quick tips…

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December Client Photo Corner

Each month we LOVE to feature the most stunning pictures from some of our clients. Check out our top picks for the month of December! Above photo by our client, Linda Nickell. We would love to have your pictures featured as well.  If you have
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Tips from the Pros: 6 Tips to Make Your Vacation Photos Even Better


Going on vacation? Here are 6 tips to make your vacation photos even better:

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Tips from the Experts: No More Hot Flashes!

Are your inside shots too dark? Are your camera flashes too hot?  Too dim?   We have the fix for YOU!  Rapid Flash!   To get professional-looking photographs of your friends and family, or at events like dinners, parties  and award ceremonies, you MUST have
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Tips from the Experts: The Best Light for Postcard-Perfect Cityscapes

Check out this photo of Arena Stage in Washington DC and check out the postcards you will find in any major city of the world:  Paris, New York, Washington, Chicago, London. The sky is deep blue, not black, and yet it is dark enough for
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Tips from the Experts: Photography in the Snow

Got snow? To avoid the dark pictures caused by white snow affecting your camera's meter reading, set your Exposure Compensation Dial to +1 or +1.5.  Secondly, to avoid the bluish look of your snow pictures when you have your camera set to Auto White Balance,
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Tips from the Experts: Composition

One of Bill Clinton's most famous quotes that helped him win the Presidency was;  "It's the Economy, Stupid!"   Carried over to photography, the analogy is;  "It's the Composition, Stupid!"   With billions of photographs now being made every day by smartphones and other cameras,
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Tips from the Experts: Nighttime Photography

During the holiday season there are many opportunities to do nighttime shooting of colorful lights. To do it, always use a sturdy tripod and a remote or cable release or self-timer, set aperture at f/11 or f16 for sharper lights, set ISO at 200 or
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Tips from the Experts: Blocking Out the Sun

How many times have you taken a picture outside on a sunny day and endlessly adjusted the exposure because the lighting looks off in your LCD screen? Or worse yet, you can’t even SEE the image because the glare of the sun is too much.
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Tips from the Experts: Camera Settings

Many of our clients come to our safaris with sincerely held beliefs towards choosing only one camera setting above all others, such as Aperture priority or Manual mode. We believe that every photo is different and requires a setting that is appropriate to that image.
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