Category Archives: Practical

Learn about Practical Photography ideas to improve your skill sets.

Color Correction vs Color Grading (They are Different)

Color Grading Process

The term ‘color correction’ and ‘color grading’ are often referred to the same thing. However, in the industry, they are actually two different processes. Filmmakers take different role from the director to editor, colorist is the person who is responsible to emphasize the look and feel of the film. Color Correction Color correction is done […]

7 Reasons to Embrace Film Photography

Minolta Vintage Film Camera

Looking back, we come to realise all the reasons to embrace film photography John Mak I know many of you are happy with your digital cameras, but is there any reason at all to embrace film photography? Back in the days I owned a few film cameras but not the full manual ones with interchangeable […]

Understanding the Golden Hour Photography

Photograph Country Biker taken during the Golden Hour over the hills

If you are passionate about landscape, cityscape or even outdoor portrait photography, the golden hour is one of the quintessential terms that you have to learn. The Golden hour is perfect for photographers who depend highly on natural lighting condition. Let’s be honest, nobody likes to carry around LED lights and those heavy battery packs […]

Best Portrait Lens for Sony Full-Frame Cameras

It seems only yesterday, many photographers are not very happy with the selection of lenses offered by Sony. We fell in love with their mirrorless cameras but most of us had to use Canon lenses using Metabones or Sigma MC11 Canon to Sony adapters because of the lack of choices for Sony native lenses. Today, […]

Lightroom Presets for Wedding & Portrait Photographers

As we all know Lightroom presets can help save time during photo editing as a professional. When you first started maybe it’s not much of a big deal, but for top photographers who constantly getting tons of business in the industry you will find that time is so precious. Consequently, Lightroom presets are very popular among […]

Download RAW Photos and Sharpen Your Editing Skills

RAW file format icon

DSLRs that can shoot RAW images as well as the top of the line camera lenses are very expensive. These equipments cost tens of thousand of dollars. However if you are passionate about photography it’s hard to not be inspired to improve your photo editing skills which is equally as important as your practical photography […]

The Art of Being Inconspicuous

The term of shooting photographs in an “Inconspicuous” way has becoming pretty popular over the last couple of months. Inconspicuous is a fancy word but with a huge positive results when applied in photography. What Does ‘Inconspicous’ Mean? Inconspicuous in photography refers to the art of taking photos without attracting attention. It is a great […]