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Why ‘The Histogram’ Sux

Why ‘The Histogram’ Sux

The much hyped histogram is one of the worst tools to use for exposure determination —unless all You shoot are pictures of grey walls.

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Quick n’ Clean By Window Light

Quick n’ Clean By Window Light

Using free and cheap materials to make decent photographs that present products in a good light: a quick-and-clean alternative to the quick-and-dirty snapshot approach.

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For All Photos there Is a Season Under the Sun

For All Photos there Is a Season Under the Sun

Q: ‘When is the best time to photograph a building?’
A: ‘When it looks its best.’ (When its shape, volume, and depth are beautifully rendered.)

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Think You’ve Got Enough Light?

Think You’ve Got Enough Light?

‘It’s about noon and all the lights are on in here. What do you need all those flashes for? There’s plenty of light in here…!!’

‘Uhh…Then why is the photo pitch black??’

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Perspective Matters

Perspective Matters

Depictions of distorted buildings due to converging verticals are hardly uncommon nowadays, even in quality publications. Nevertheless, the compromising of a building’s aesthetics in such a manner is hardly acceptable, especially when divers methods and tools are available for the photographer to avoid perspective distortion and the disharmony it introduces into a composition.

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