Three Steps to Sharper Photos


These three steps result in sharper photos Are your digital photos not as sharp as you’d like? Have you wondered why? Let’s consider the three most common causes.

Poor focus Subject movement Camera shake

Poor focus. Take an extra second or two to check that the emphasis of the camera’s auto-focus is on the subject. . . . → Read More: Three Steps to Sharper Photos


Resolution and Digital Photography


How important is resolution to digital photography?

How many megapixels is enough?

An article on “The New Camera” website titled, Megapixel Monsters Coming in 2015 discusses the new Canon and Nikon 46 megapixel sensors that are expected this year.

Sigma first introduced its SD-1 flagship camera with a 46 megapixel image sensor in 2010. . . . → Read More: Resolution and Digital Photography


Composition and Digital Photography

Tree at Rathtrever Beach, Parksville, BC.

The Importance of Composition in Digital Photography

What makes an image memorable?

Sharpness? Exposure? Capturing the moment? All these are important to the success of your photo but there is one thing that sets a great photo apart from the rest—composition.

In layman’s terms that means

Don’t drop your main subject into the middle . . . → Read More: Composition and Digital Photography