Monthly Archives: October 2011

Higher and lower sensitivity

A dull day, ideal for the exercise on using different ISOs.  I took some pictures of ducks in a local pond and as well as looking at the graininess of the images, I needed to find a way of getting the … Continue reading

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My fist competition success

For the first time ever, one of my photographs has been successful in a competition. It is the first time I’ve ever entered any of my pictures into a competition and it was only my camera club’s monthly competition, but … Continue reading

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Shooting into the light

Next morning was bright and sunny and during an early morning walk round my garden with my camera I was reminded of an article I had just read in my Digital Camera magazine on shooting into the light, which followed … Continue reading

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Measuring exposure

I miss-read this exercise at the start and so have really only done the second part properly although I have chosen pictures which I thought would be darker or lighter than normal to see whether I got the results I … Continue reading

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The intensity of light

I am now using some of the settings on my camera as a matter of course, aperture or shutter priority for example, manual white balance settings and exposure compensation (my camera tends to over-expose, particularly when fitted with a telephoto lens).  … Continue reading

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Part Four: Light

I read through the text for this unit before going on holiday as I hoped that there might be some good photo opportunities that fitted with the exercises whilst I was in Florence and Sorrento, which there was.  A roof … Continue reading

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Reflection on tutor feedback for Assignment 3

Feedback from my tutor came through the morning that I was going on holiday so I was able to go away on a high and start to think about the next part of the course.  As usual Pete has been supportive … Continue reading

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