Aperture Priority Tutorial

Aperture Priority Tutorial


In the previous article we motivated why its hard to take your photography to the next level until you understand concepts like exposure, aperture and ISO. We had a look at the three side of the exposure triangle and observed that…

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Mode dial – Your First Step Beyond Auto Mode

Mode dial – Your First Step Beyond Auto Mode


What Is the Mode Dial?   The image above is the mode dial on a DSLR camera. This is sometimes referred to as the PASM wheel, which stands for Program, Aperture, Shutter, and Manual mode….

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What is ISO

What is ISO?


What is ISO – Dictionary Definition ISO stands for International Standards Organization. It denotes the industry standard for the sensitivity of emulsion based camera film or digital sensor. What is ISO – All about Fast or…

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Deep or Shallow Depth of Field

Out of your depth with Depth of Field?


Why Are Parts of My Image Out of Focus? Have you ever seen those amazing looking portraits where only the main subject of the frame is in crisp focus and everything else in the background…

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Soft Blurry Photos

Soft Blurry Photos and How to Get Them Sharp


In the previous article I talked about how shutter speed affects the exposure of a photo. Please have a look at the post on Exposure Definition. Have you taken many soft blurry photos? Why does it happen and how we…

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Exposure Definition

Exposure Definition – Help, My Photos are Too Dark or Too Light


Exposure Definition – Why are my photos underexposed or overexposed? The Shutter Let’s first have a look at what the shutter is and how it works. On good old film cameras, when taking a photograph,…

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