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Shoot! What You Love

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  When you begin photography as a hobbyist, the most important challenge is to face? The challenge is none other than finalising the photography genres. What to shoot? It is quite difficult to choose the photography genres. No teacher can help you to choose.  In this confusing situation, you are the only one to help yourself. It is just like which course to choose after completing your 12th class. Everybody faces this situation at the beginning of his career.  There are a few questions that might have confused you. these questions are mentioned below Which photography genres have more scope Which photography genres demand more investment Which genres will earn more money for you Which location has more potential Everybody wanna choose those genres which may generate more money, more opportunity, less effort, less education etc But choosing photography genres is something very tough to choose. But if we are looking for better future opportunities then we have to go through this. All

Do not get tired

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  The word -Tiring sound very negative in all the working space even in sitting job. But in our profession tired photographer always lose the shots, always miss the opportunity and other end number of lost things. This article is about the photographer not about the photography tips. If the photographer is not fit all the time, not quick, not fast, not active etc then he should not try to become photographer. Photography demands lot of challenges from the photographer not one time demand but keeps on demanding and every time you have to perform better. In our profession, most of the beginner photographer always ignore this inbuilt requirement of photography. I hope you must be watching Discovery channel and other. You will never find even a single over weight, fatty, lazy photographer and cameraman who shoot the entire location, episode, wildlife, travel etc. Being fit is the top priority for them. Here I would like to mention that ALARM yourself before its too late. Sometime being

No Budget policy for the shoot

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  When you are ready to shoot as PRO Photographer or when yours professional photography journey starts. There are lots of challenges come across, lots of unexpected turns, unexpected out of the box reasoning, unanswerable questions, unfair demands etc. These are pointed arrows which be thrown on to you. You job is to tackling these situation along with improving yours photography day by day.  This exercise will always established you as a better pro photographer. There are lots of obstacles from your client's end but out of these arrows the strongest arrow is called NO BUDGET at all.   Today I am writing this article and It is purely related to pro photographer professional career. One of the most difficult obstacle when you meet the corporate clients, big brand client etc. After having 2-3 week discussion and at the end they scrap the deal with saying NO Budget. Once the No budget policy began they do not even pick your phone, never reply to your emails and messages, accordin

Happy Photography Day 2021

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  Started or founded by Mr  Louis Daguerre and first celebrated in 19 Aug 1837,  this day has its roots in the invention of  Frenchman Louis Daguerre  in association with Joseph Nicephore Niepce in FRANCE World Photography Day is an annual celebration of art, science, and history of photography. It is observed every year on August 19th to  pay tribute to the art of photography . This day is commemorated with an aim to encourage people who want to pursue photography as a hobby or career. Very important day to celebrate among the photographers  August 19 is celebrated as world photography day, This day inspires all the beginner, advanced, professional photographer across the planet to capture & share even a single photograph with a friend, family and this world too. The day is celebrated as the art of taking photographs.  I wish all my reader capture or create the photograph and share with me if possible on this great occasion. Forget all the rules and boundaries of shooting. Sho

Which is more satisfying ?

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  The important thing to know for all the photographers "Which is more satisfying factors" This is a quite difficult question to answer. There are end number of photographer with their 1000s of amazing photograph collection but still they are little confuse about their photographs, which photography factors satisfy them? In the beginning of my photography career, vivid colour was my first preference or vivid colour in the photograph always satisfy me then time started flying and the priority started keep on changing etc If you ask this question what satisfy you more, then there will be lots of things will keep on attacking to your mind like colours, framing, expensive camera kit, content, black & white, vivid colour, background, foreground, technicality, client satisfaction etc Gradually your liking and disliking start taking place into your photograph and gradually your photography career take off as per your choice of satisfaction.  Let's discuss the few importa

Be Prepared before shooting FLYING BIRD

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Shooting bird is quite easy as comparing to flying bird, Why capturing flying bird is quite tough ? The simple reason is, NO PREPARATION at all. Most of the beginner photographer love to shoot the flying bird or Bird in Flight mode, but without preparation and preplanning etc, there all the effort goes waste when encounter with the bird in flight mode. As mentioned before that shooting without preparation espacially flying bird may be a biggest failure. There are lots of preparation tips are involved, which is absolutely beneficial for shooting flying birds. Try to shoot with these mentioning tips.  This article is about few important tips about preparing yourself before the shooting. Research - Must research bird's availability in the national park, bird sanctuary etc like which is the peak timing of the bird's availability or when they hunt for food or water etc, Then you must try to research about their timing in which time they fly like, like in the morning time, noon

Commercial Vs Editorial Photography

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Most of the people are always confuse about commercial and editorial photographs. Even beginner photographers also confused sometimes. There is a huge difference between commercial and editorial photography. Let's clear the doubt about both the photography and understand the right genre wisely. Never mix both the genre together otherwise you will get confuse.    Commercial Photography - Those photographs used for marketing, to promote products, to promote sales & services, used for advertising always called commercial photography.  These photographs always work as strong tool for the marketing. Companies spend hell lot of money for photography, videography, concept and idea etc for brand promotion. Like Tv advertisements, magazines advertisements, big banner, big posters etc. These photographs are created, preplanned before the shoot and as per the client's requirement.  These photographs captured with the permission of models, location, legal permission etc. No photog

Sometime, Bad light works BETTER

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Whenever we talk about the photography profession then most of the photographers always discuss the better light options, how to find out the better light conditions, how to create better light condition, what are the quick tips to shoot in the better light option. I have also seen beginner photographer always hunt for the better light to shoot, they spend lots of time and energy to explore better light. But here I would like to mention that sometime BAD light also work better than better light or perfect light.  See the above posted photograph, Monument - Safdarjung Tomb, New Delhi, INDIA. It was dark inside the tomb, No light inside to shoot. The light is coming from the DOOR only. It was so tough to shoot or tough to manage the light because less source of the light. Anyhow I managed and I shot this tomb. Now see the result. It is now one of my favourite photographs.  The purpose of writing this article, No photographer try to shoot against the bad weather condition, bad light c

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