Shooting commercially to sell your photographs in the form of stock imageswill give you ample of time and opportunities to...
While shooting at night is not an easy task but there are few factors thatwill surely act in your favor, you will be able ...
Shooting wide open with a fast lens is advised by photographers whohave been able to create magic with their camera during...
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Low light not a hindrance to shoot for stock photos

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Shooting commercially to sell your photographs in the form of stock images will give you ample of time and opportunities to experiment. This is one field where your experiments can pay you rich dividends in a short span of time. Challenging the basics although is not a very good idea but playing around with minor and major factors that can be modified to create special effects will help one to achieve quite a few milestones and help set up new benchmarks in the field of photography that will be followed by new and old photographers alike.

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Low light not a hindrance to shoot for stock photos

  1. 1. Shooting commercially to sell your photographs in the form of stock imageswill give you ample of time and opportunities to experiment. This is one fieldwhere your experiments can pay you rich dividends in a short span of time.Challenging the basics although is not a very good idea but playing aroundwith minor and major factors that can be modified to create special effects willhelp one to achieve quite a few milestones and help set up new benchmarks inthe field of photography that will be followed by new and old photographersalike.Photographing in broad daylight is something that all photographers do.There are a select few who will click when the sun sets and night grapples thesubjects around. They are out there experimenting with their photographyskills. A fact that very few people know is that night scenes especially in stockphotography never fail to impress the audience. The images clicked at nighthave great ambiance something that goes missing in day time photography.Canvas Images of night scenes have a great impact on the audience and canform a great asset for a photographer who is building his stock imagesdatabase.
  2. 2. While shooting at night is not an easy task but there are few factors thatwill surely act in your favor, you will be able to concentrate properly onyour subject, your subject will be at peace with the surroundings. Youneed to keep in mind some tips so that you don’t spoil the texture and thelighting effect of the photographs that will be clicked in low light. Youneed to control the exposure to light so that the image does not have a toobright or blown out by allowing insufficient light from the aperture. Thusyou need to control the exposure to represent an actual picture of thescene. Thus you need to control the aperture, which has an inverserelationship with the amount of light being allowed to enter. Shutterspeed is another factor that needs to be controlled by the photographer.At low shutter speeds more light is allowed to enter the camera. ISO orSensor Sensitivity is another factor that needs to be controlled.Take control of these settings and vary them for the same scene to have adifferent look every time you vary the setting this will give you ample ofoptions to choose from while deciding the final image. Although the automode of the camera will be able to do the trick for a novice photographerbut shooting with your own settings is the best option if you are buildingyour stock image database for future.
  3. 3. Shooting wide open with a fast lens is advised by photographers whohave been able to create magic with their camera during night time. Alens which can go down to f/2.8 or even f/1.4 is regarded as a goodoption for professional photographers who really have a penchant forgood photography. Using a tripod is a must wherever possible.Following these tips will ensure better stock images for you that willfetch higher prices for you in future and will be able to catapult youhigher in the photography industry.To know more about stock photography, Stock Photo , stockphotos , stock image , Stockfotografie , Stockphoto , Stock foto , Freestock photos , stockphotos , stock photography , Stock images,Royalty Free Stock Photo, Royalty Free Stock Image feel free to visithttp://www.imageselect.euArticle Source:http://stockphotosandimages.wordpress.com/2012/03/07/shooting-for-your-stock-images-in-low-light/
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