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The ‘decisive moment’

Henri Cartier-Bresson, the originator of the phrase in photography, “The Decisive Moment”, died in 2004, aged 95. However, he will be remembered for his...

Say “Cheese”

How many times have you said that, I wonder? Of course, you don’t really expect people to say anything at all except smile, although...

Museum Pieces

Yesterday afternoon, I spent an entertaining hour rummaging through one of the drawers in my study desk, for no other reason that rummaging through...

Auto and no flash for better results

Flash photography tends to worry some weekend photographers, so this week we might try to de-mystify lighting. Camera flashes come in all shapes and sizes. ...

45 degrees and step back

This week’s column is aimed at restaurant owners who would like to improve the overall concept of their eating establishments, without it costing an...

The window to the world

Some people do say that photography represents a window to the world, and that may be so. However, thinking about windows (the building kind,...

How to produce “different” images

There is so much more to photography than pictures you take of your wife at the beach with her sister and your brother-in-law. You...

Have a look at backgrounds

A couple of weeks ago we dealt with ‘professional’ portraits, and how you could get the same results with basic amateur (and sometimes homemade)...

Using color for effect

With so many photographers selecting Black and White as the medium to show their “art” it is pleasing to see people like Francis Giacobetti...

Can I take your photo?

What is the commonest photo subject? Women. And more specifically, portraits of women. Professional portraits have something about them, something which distances good portraits from...

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