Article by Riaan Roux Firstly, and most importantly, weddings are not a training ground for photographers. Your knowledge of photography, your camera, lenses and other equipment should be beyond “beginner” level before you venture into wedding photography. You need to know how to use your camera in full manual mode and be comfortable with it. [...]
For beginner photographers the idea of having a camera with so many buttons is daunting enough without considering adding an external flash to the mix. But as you start to become more comfortable with your camera you begin to realise the magic potential available to you when you use an off-camera flash, or even the [...]
When photography turns into art, whether it be by external manipulation or by an excellent eye for capturing an image… All of these images were found by typing “Art Photography” into google.
An article by Riaan Roux There are many arguments between camera owners regarding camera bodies and which is the best. Then there are arguments regarding types of lenses suited to general purpose shooting or specific types of shooting. I am not going to address different manufacturers of camera as I am partial to Sony and [...]
Original Article from Riaan Roux Photography In photography “Bokeh” describes the blurring or hazing effect that is created in the background of your image while retaining focus on a foreground object. Many people try to achieve this effect without success or do so haphazardly. There is a common misconception that you need a long zoom lens [...]
Built for adventure – introducing the Canon PowerShot D20 Johannesburg, South Africa. February 7, 2012 – Canon today launches the rugged and powerful PowerShot D20 – engineered to be a part of the adventure and capture exceptional images and Full HD (1080p) video when living life to the extreme. “Housing advanced Canon imaging technology in [...]
Class-leading performance, unrivaled flexibility – Canon launches three new lenses Canon today adds to its world-famous EF lens series with the launch of three new lenses for photography professionals and enthusiasts. The new EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM professional zoom lens is an update to the popular EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM, while the new EF 24mm f/2.8 [...]
Shoot and share in style – Canon unveils the IXUS 510 HS and IXUS 240 HS Johannesburg, South Africa. February 7, 2012 – Canon today adds to its premium IXUS range with the launch of two new outstanding touch screen models – the IXUS 510 HS and the IXUS 240 HS. Fusing first-class design with [...]