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Category Archives: The Melbourne Walk and Shoot Group

I took my photo group this week to Herring Island in Melbourne. It’s a small island, very natural and largely untouched that is accessed by a little punt across the Yarra River. When I arrived we had about 60 attendees and I thought, it’s a cloudy day and not a lot to do on this […]

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Gillian Jervis - March 5, 2014 - 8:08 pm

Great tips, thanks Beth. I have young kids & they (still) enjoy posing for me so that I can practice my skills.

To download your copy, scroll to the bottom of this page. Have you started out with your new dSLR camera and quickly found yourself technically overwhelmed by which buttons do what? Have you switched to auto or semi-auto settings and become disappointed in your results? You wouldn’t try to drive a manual car in auto, […]

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Detlef Ziehlke - December 15, 2013 - 4:47 pm

I downloaded your on Manual Camera Guide, but got error opening it with pdf reader.

iPhoneography – everbody’s doing it man! And I mean, everybody. There are so many Apps out there, easily downloadable at the click of an App Store button.  Take your photo, apply a certain ‘look’ to it, share it to your favourite social media site(s), and you’re away. Yes, I am a professional photographer, and I […]

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Photography literally is, painting with light. For the time that the shutter is open, light is permitted onto your camera’s sensor, recording the light that reflects off all the subjects in front of your lens. So what is ‘light painting’? Light painting is photographing the light that omits from portable light sources like torches and […]

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Yesterday I took my group The Melbourne Walk and Shoot Group on an outing to Mount Dandenong. We were in search of autumn colour so we went to the RJ Hamer Arboretum. Thanks to Robert and Peter in the group we had an easy meeting point and a very unstrenuous walk into the forest. We […]

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Richard Paulsen - May 12, 2014 - 6:53 am

Wish l had of seen your post for Autumn colour, l have a book by Thom Hogan and adjusted my settings for landscapes using s tripod but forgot to look at b/4 you shoot part o well it’s all apart of learning

Yesterday I hosted a two hour camera workshop for a small group from The Melbourne Walk & Shoot Group for two hours in Williamstown. We crammed in ISO, shutter speed and aperture. Then we looked at what achieving correct exposure means followed by using the camera’s histogram to get consistent results.  All very tecchie but […]

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