How Do You Take a Good Picture?• Aim for the action• Start shooting before the action starts• Use the rule of thirds• Capture faces• Make sure your subject is well lit• Make sure the subject is in focus• Most important of all, don’t move your hands
What Do You Need to Take a Good Picture?• You need a camera• If your taking pictures of sports use a telephoto lenses to get close up, and a wide range lens for close up pictures.• An SD card with 8 or more GB’s of memory• An extra battery• A good spot
Rule of ThirdsIt is important to use the rule ofthirds because it really brings outthe emotions in an image.
FocusIt is important that you focus on yoursubject, or you get pictures like theones on the right.
Do’s• Do find out how close you can get to events and subjects• Do carry extra equipment• Do fix your body into a comfortable and stable position for taking picture• Do wear the strap at all times• Do use auto-focus if you cant use the manual focus• Do take good pictures
Don’ts• Don’t take posed pictures for the newspaper• Don’t take pictures with a almost full SD card or almost dead battery without backup• Don’t damage the camera• Don’t try any acrobatics while holding the camera