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How to Use Composition Templates to Improve Your Photography

When doing photography in general, and in my case travel photography, the use of a <i>photography template</i> can be very beneficial and help improve the …

Photography Tips | 4 Composition Mistakes You Should Avoid

Every craft has a list of “do’s and don’ts” but recognizing and avoiding them successfully in the field may, at times, prove difficult. Every …

A Primer for Effectively Using Leading Lines in Photography

Eric Kim recently posted a great primer on leading lines on his YouTube Channel. If you’re new to photography, this is a perfect video to learn more …

Explore Your Creativity With These 12 Composition Tips

I've been using cameras most of my life, but when I learned to use a darkroom in the 7th grade I became a photographer!. I love to tell stories with …

Golden Rectangle Composition

For today’s composition lesson, we will discuss the Golden Rectangle.<p>The Golden Rectangle is based on the ‘Golden Ratio’, the idea that there is this …

10 Myths About the Rule of Thirds

My name is Tavis Leaf Glover, and I’m an artist just like you, trying to create art that I can be proud of and share with the world. Though, …

Landscape Photography

A Histogram Is A Histogram Is A Histogram; Or Is It?

The Wandering Lensman is a blog about the passion of photography, sharing images as well as thoughts about life, travel, living, etc.

Fuji X-T2 Review

This is an in-depth review of the Fuji X-T2, a second generation mirrorless camera in its class that was announced in July of 2016 as a replacement …

Cameras

Camera Review: Fujifilm X-T20 (Fujifilm X Mount) A Great Buy!

If you were to choose the most bang for your buck camera on the market right now, I’d have a very tough time making a call between the Fujifilm X-T20 …

Fuji X-T1 settings

My trusty Fuji X-T1 has been my principal camera for the past 16 months and in that time it has travelled the world with me to Cambodia, Spain, …

Framing

Rudder failure – 1,500 miles to sail across the Atlantic without a rudder

<b>When the rudder of his 39-footer broke in mid-Atlantic Patrick Marshall set up a jury rig, with the support and advice of a radio net, and sailed</b> …

Sailing

5 tips on how to recover from a wipeout

<b>You’ve lost it, but a quick recovery from a wipeout can save the day. Jonty Sherwill asked top match racer Ian Williams for his five tips on getting</b> …

iPad Sailors: How We Navigate

Once upon a time, sailors navigated the seven seas with sextants and stars. As bad ass as that may be, we are not those sailors. We are iPad sailors. …

Sailing

9 Struggles of Living on a Sailboat

Living in San Francisco really changes your perception on what is normal and what is not. Evenings spent with friends often include a round table of …

Choosing & Using AIS

In the 15 years since the marine AIS (Automatic Identification System) was introduced, many thousands of AIS receivers and transceivers have been …

Sailing

Fuji Guys - FUJIFILM X-T20 Camera - First Look

FUJIFILM

10 Main Differences Between the Fujifilm X-T2 and X-T20

<b>Update: our complete comparison between the X-T2 and X-T20 is now online!</b><p>Following the unexpected success of the X-T1 back in 2014, Fujifilm made the …

Testing High ISO Performance with the Fujifilm X-T2

Having shot with the new Fujifilm X-T2 during the past few months, (read my full review here) I’ve been extremely impressed with how well it performs …

Portrait Photography Tips You Need to Start Using Today

Portrait photography is perhaps one of the most rewarding types of photography.It’s fun, too. Certainly more fun than reading the camera’s owner’s …

Portrait Photography Tutorial

What makes a good portrait?<p>Photographing people is the most common and, in many ways, the most challenging task for photographers. We all know a good …