Chris Van Zyl

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How do I choose new irons?

What type of irons should you choose: Better player, game improvement or super game improvement? Read this and find out!<p>Buying a new set of irons is …

Three tools to rule them all: How to fix anything in Photoshop with three basic tools

I know – that title sounds a little bit like clickbait-ish. But! It’s not! (well not this time). You don’t need a lot of fancy tools to fix most …

How to Get Superb Color in Your Photography

Color accuracy is one of the most important aspects of photography. A big part of this is getting accurate white balance. White balance relates to …

Understanding White Balance with 6 Easy Tips

Photographers talk about white balance and color temperature a lot, but what do the terms mean, and why would you choose one setting over another? …

Night Photography: Try It

Why do so many casual and amateur photographers shy away from taking pictures once the sun goes down? Haven’t they seen the great pictures taken at …

Five Common Digital Photography Mistakes and How to Fix Them

Learn how to avoid common photo pitfalls like red-eye and blur, and take better pictures with your digital camera.<p>Problem: Lackluster …

Getting the Most Out of Your DSLR

If you just got your first DSLR or if you’ve had one for awhile and want to get serious about taking better pictures, the advice in this article is …

Landscape Photography

You're Closer to Understanding Your First Serious Camera Than You Think

With apologies to some of our more experienced members, today we are going to reach out to people who are brand new to serious photography. Those …

Sharp Photography Tips & Techniques

There are lots of ingredients that go into making a spectacular photograph, but the most important is for the picture to be in sharp focus. Even the …

10 Things Beginning Photographers Should Know

1. There is no magic camera that makes you a great photographer – no more than there is a magic set of golf clubs that will make you a pro golfer or …

A Simple Guide to Understanding Aperture

If you want to understand aperture, there are countless videos online to help you out. We understand why. It’s a tricky concept for beginners because …

Photography

Clive’s Valletta (Malta)

Clive Cortis has spent the past 40 years in Malta and doesn’t “regret one single year.” He spends his days as a certified tour guide, showing off the things he loves about the island’s capital city of Valletta. From sandy beaches to exceptional nightlife, here are some of Clive’s favorite things …