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Photography Tutorial Part 4
Part 4 – Landscape Specifics
And now, the tutorial for the specifics of shooting landscapes… The previous parts of this series can be found at the bottom of my journal.  By now you’ll know everything you need to about composition and other things, and these are guides to creating amazing landscapes.  I do go into a lot of detail here, but if you want to shoot landscapes properly, you need to know this.
Again, I’d just like to say: Please fav this article and post links in your journals, as this will help more people to see it!
Some equipment that can help:
1. Wide angle lens:
a. For a crop sensor, you can go as wide as 10mm.  Personally, I shoot with a Sigma 10-20mm. I have found it to be a great lens and is relatively cheap.
b. For a FF, there are lots of options.  I’ve seen great stuff at 24mm, and 16mm.
c. Generally speaking, the wider the better. Though it does depend upon your situation.
d. Some have to
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Photography Tutorial Part 3
Part 3- Shooting RAW
Hey everyone! It’s time for the next instalment.  The previous parts of this series can be found at the bottom of my journal.  I hope you find this useful!
A quick correction from the last one: For the rule of thirds, split your image into 9 segments not 6. Sorry if I caused any confusion!
Again, I’d just like to say: Please fav this article and post links in your journals, as this will help more people to see it!
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I’ve said before that if you can shoot RAW (or NEF) then you should. This is because capturing a RAW shot is like having a “digital negative”.  You’re effectively capturing more of what the cameras sensor picks up than you would in a JPEG.  This allows for more options during your post processing amongst other things.
I personally use Adobe Lightroom to sort and process my RAW’s.  There are other programs, but Lightroom does everything I need it to.
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Current Residence: Cupertino, California
Favourite genre of music: Singer/songwriter
Favourite photographer: Rachael Harms
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Personal Quote: My goal in life is to be as good of a person my dog already thinks I am.
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Journal Entry: Sat Jun 27, 2009, 11:22 AM


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I'm amazed by this shot.

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John-Peter Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello! :wave:
I want invite you to join in a new group for nature photography :iconnature-capture: It's a place for all photographers that love the nature. We have as our purpose collect art and give exposure to all members. It will be a great honor have you here! Join if you can and please read our rules before submit any deviation. If you like, you can also just "+Watch" our group, we have new amazing photos from the nature all days :)
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Aquarior Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Your last visit was 75 weeks ago. I hope you are well.
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Braq Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2009
:iconsayhiplz::iconthanksplz:
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numbpurplehaze Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2009  Student
thank you :blowkiss:
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Anna-Predeva Featured By Owner May 28, 2009  Professional Interface Designer
Thanks for the favourites! :)
Best wishes:
Anna :shamrock:
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aladyx Featured By Owner May 22, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks so much for the fav of my Little Vignette!
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Calibre-Not-Output Featured By Owner May 21, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello, Tom! :wave:

Thank you very much for the :+fav: on Majestic Sunset! :manhug: I really appreciate the support, and I'm very glad that you liked my work. :D

Cheers,
Paulo
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kohlsen Featured By Owner May 13, 2009
:greetings: D_Q
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Morgan-Lou Featured By Owner May 12, 2009  Professional Photographer
Thank you so much for the :+fav: :)
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Wessonnative Featured By Owner May 12, 2009
Thanks for the Favorite!
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