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The Basics Elements of Good Photography

Composition  A composition that conveys a photographer’s intended meaning is an effective one. One that doesn’t or that confuses the viewer is not. This section, one the site’s most important, is intended to help you properly compose your photographs.  Panning  Here is how to properly take a picture while moving the camera so it tracks …

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8 Essential Portrait Photography Tips 

  A DSLR or mirrorless digital camera lets you manipulate the different aspects of your photo compositions. Once you know how to operate your camera, you can adjust the ISO and exposure compensation to alter the light, or change the shutter speed depending on whether your portrait is still or moving. You can adjust your depth …