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The photographer and the better mousetrap

All the way through history, man has been trying to build a better mousetrap. Photographically this is still the case. From the old box...

White balance and black cats

Read an interesting article on ‘white balance’, making out that this was something new and magical experienced only with digital photography. Let me assure...

Getting rid of messy backgrounds

You can “kill” a great photo if that photo has a cluttered and intrusive background. You have to remember that the art of photography is...

Photo Philters

Should you have some filters for your photography? Simple answer: Yes, BUT not all filters are suitable for use by amateurs. Photographic filters are the...

Helmut Newton

I have written many times about your producing ‘impact’ in your photographs, and not just ‘record’ shots. I have also written about choosing your...

12 Rules for 12 months

Last week we went through 10 tips for amateur photographers. This week I will add to the professionals’ tips by suggesting 12 rules for...

Getting involved in photography

There is so much more to photography than “You Press the Button, We Do the Rest” which was George Eastman’s Kodak advertising in 1888....

Carry your bag, Mister?

Do you have a camera bag? Sooner or later, if you are a photography enthusiast, you will want to expand upon your current equipment....

Buying a large dog

I haven’t got a dog and a cat just doesn’t cut it as far as a robbery deterrent. Some time back, in the “film”...

Sheer luck Holmes

Dear Hillary, I have had the secret police monitor the Pattaya Mail offices for the past week to report back to me when you come...

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