If you would like to give photography a go to find out whether it could be your new favourite hobby, then why not give it a go with the camera on your smartphone. Switching from a smartphone to a more professional camera will offer you more creative options. There are a wide range of different camera models, lenses and camera accessories available to choose from. Here you can read more about what type settings you first camera should have and which type of lens is best suited to beginners. We also give some practical tips on what camera accessories could be helpful for beginners.
Aperture, exposure time, ISO value and a single lens reflex camera can initially cause a couple of technical difficulties for beginners until they have gained some photography experience by taking some photos. Photography beginners will need to understand how to expose a photo correctly, so that they know how the various camera settings work and when to use them. In the following article we will explain how the various camera settings work and we will also give you some basic tips on image composition that will help you to take some fantastic photos.
Photography is a diverse hobby which allows you to get really creative. Photography has something to suit every taste such as taking photos of people or maybe exploring the countryside and taking photos of inanimate subjects whilst being at one with nature. In the following article, we'll give you an insight into portrait and fashion photography, where you would work closely with others to get the perfect shot. We will also give you an insight into architectural photography, which is a great choice if you enjoy travelling.
Whilst taking photos you can relax and enjoy everything nature has to offer. Landscape and wildlife photography in particular allow you to relax and de-stress. In the following article you can find out more about what makes these types of photography so special. We also give you some tips on the best camera settings and what camera accessories you will need so that you can get started.
Editing your photos will allow you to add a real wow factor to them. It's not all about fundamentally changing your photo as it is more about optimising the effect of the image with a few basic changes. We will show you which photo editing options are relevant for beginners and what effects they will have on your photos.
Hobby filmmakers can make their own films, short video clips or sketches with their smartphone or camera. You should make sure to allow adequate time to plan and organise your videos and if you are planning on taking a longer video, then you should allow extra time for planning so that everything runs smoothly. In the following article we will give you some helpful tips on how to prepare yourself before shooting a film, beginner-friendly camera settings and video editing.