Gary Sparks

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Getting Landscapes Sharp: Hyperfocal Distances and Aperture Selection

An important element of landscape photography is ensuring that all of the key elements within your composition are sharp. This can often include …

Making Sharper Wildlife Photographs - [Part 1 of 2]

If there is one area that seems to flummox more aspiring wildlife photographers it is the subject of making sharp images. You’d think that with …

5 Tips for Getting Sharper Images

An important element of photography is getting sharp, crisp images. You may be struggling with focus, especially if you are fairly new to DSLR …

3 Ways To Get Sharper Close-Ups

In close-up photography, one of your biggest goals is to draw attention to your subject–you want to make it really stand out. One way to make your …

Tips for Objective Evaluation of Composition

Composition is one skill within photography that we can probably never master, but just continually develop. The composition we choose when taking a …

Lightroom 4 Virtual Copies 101

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR Lounge Lightroom 4 Workshop on DVD, a 14 hour Lightroom 4 A – Z guide with over 130 …

3 Ways to get Better Control of Autofocus

In this post, Steve Berardi from PhotoNaturalist talks about three ways to get better control of autofocus. Sometimes autofocus can be really …