In recent years,
smartphones have declared war on SLR cameras and other compact cameras. They
integrate better and better cameras and we often wonder if there are still
advantages to taking photos with a real camera instead of the mobile.
But have mobiles
really replaced digital cameras? Do they allow to obtain the same quality and
the same precision in the results?
agree that SLR cameras still have many years ahead of them.
But what are the
advantages of investing in a quality camera and learning photography if my
mobile phone already allows me to take photos that satisfy me easily and
Taking beginner digital photography tutorials with LIVE interaction with expert faculties at SS Academy will allow you to discover techniques, vocabulary, satisfaction, legitimacy and endless possibilities.
To be able to talk about photography like a
Photography, like many
activities, has a specific vocabulary. It is difficult to improvise without
knowing the exact terms.
Here are some terms
you should know, which are basic to learn photography.
It is the element of
your camera that will determine the opening of the field, as well as the amount
of light that will be transmitted to the sensor.
corresponds to the diameter of the lens, which is adjusted using the diaphragm.
It is used to control the amount of light reaching the sensor, as well as the
depth of field of the photo.
It is about defining
the element or elements of your photography on which you want to obtain a more
or less precise sharpness. The focus will allow you, for example, to highlight
your main subject clearly and make the background more out of focus.
The exposure time
It is the time that
your sensor will be exposed to light. Its duration will depend in particular on
the brightness and movement of your subject. For example, if you are
photographing a rapidly moving item, you will need to use a short exposure time
to make it sharp.
To develop your imagination
If you only think
about taking photos when the opportunity comes or when an event that deserves
to be immortalized is presented, try to reverse your point of view!
What if you start
looking for interesting things to photograph? You don’t have to wait for the
opportunity to come, but you can provoke it yourself by contacting SS Academy.
For example, you can
go for a walk with the sole objective of progressing in photography. You will
see the city, landscapes, and scenes or people differently. You will be more
attentive to what is happening around you and you will see more potential
You can also adopt
different points of view. Don’t just stick with your point of view, but try to
take a photo at the height of a child, a giant, a dog, an ant. This will
multiply the field of possibilities! A scene or landscape can change
dramatically depending on the height from which you are photographing.
Because the opportunities to display your work
exposure is not the only way to advertise your photos. As in many fields, the
Internet has revolutionized the possibilities of expressing yourself and
exposing your art to everyone.