White Balance


Setting proper White Balance (WB) is very important if you want your images to be without any unwanted colour cast. I’m sure most photographers know this and yet, either out of sheer carelessness or with utter disregard, many photographers continue to take pictures without paying due attention to this very important camera setting. In this write-up, in the form of questions and … [Read more...]

7 Must-Know BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY Tips for Beginners


Prathap is a professional nature photographer and founder of a blog called ‘Nature Photography Simplified’. His motto is to simplify every photography concept to help beginners and amateur photographers. Subscribe to his blog to get his free eBook, ‘Bird Photography – 10 Mistakes and Solutions’, which has been instrumental in helping thousands of bird photographers around the … [Read more...]

Ask Uncle Ronnie – December 2015


Ask your question to Uncle at sp@nextgenpublishing.net Is Canon EOS 60D ‘noisy’? I am using a Canon 60D for the last 1.5 years. Using the 60D at ISO 640 (and above) is showing a good amount of noise. Is my 60D not capable of doing high ISO shots? Or what might be the problem? I’m using the kit lens 18-135mm IS STM. Aravind V. S, via emai After receiving Aravind’s email, I … [Read more...]

Festivals & Photography


Saritha Dattatreya has a full-time job with a reputed education company. When it comes to photography, her first love and expertise lies in creative macro and nature images. She also enjoys creating images of food, abstracts, travel and different dimensions of street life. She is associated with DCP Workshops and Expeditions as a Panel Expert. She conducts workshops on basic … [Read more...]

Game of Colour


Using a proper colour scheme is very important to the success of a photograph. In this article, Dilip Yande tries to expand on the theme. Having crossed over 20 active years in commercial photography, Dilip Yande says his forte is Fashion and Portrait photography. He believes variety is the spice of life, and to keep himself motivated he does a lot of tabletop as well. For … [Read more...]