Top Canadian Photographer and Photo Coach Michael Willems shares his secrets, with a new post every day.
Monthly Archives: February 2012
Tip of the day: You should always feel free to tilt, and to chance your point of view, for more exciting photos. Here’s a tilt, an looking up, yesterday afternoon in downtown Oakville: I tilted to simplify, and to get … Continue reading
I usually advocate not doing this: But this instead: Flash backward, because you want the light to come from 45 degrees above your subject. That’s usually the way, since we usually use wider lenses for people shots, meaning we are … Continue reading
I would like to repeat a very important aspect of flash photography here, namely the following. The background brightness, when there is any background light, depends on the shutter speed of your photo. Yes, also on the aperture and ISO, … Continue reading
An advanced computing tip today on speedlighter…: Have a Mac or UNIX-like computer? Then you can use a simple little command to synchronise disks. Let me explain. I have two hard disks next to the Mac. Two 3TB disks (I … Continue reading