Tag Archives: Angle

Low Angle Photography Tips

One of the most popular angles to shoot is from the photographer’s standing point of view. While is fine with landscape and other general purpose photography, it does not create high impact visually arresting images. Photo by kennysarmy; ISO 100, … Continue reading

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Review of the Venus Laowa 15mm F/4 Wide Angle Lens for Landscape Photographers

The choice of camera lens always represents a crucial moment for every photographer. But it is not always easy to find the lens that fits our actual needs, as too often we get seduced by features that we don’t really … Continue reading

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How to Backlight Wide Angle Environmental Portraits

Wide angle environmental portraits make beautiful large format prints and are often used by photographers to capture subjects against a stunning backdrop. However, a relatively small subject can get lost in the background. SLR Lounge created a video detailing how backlighting … Continue reading

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Panasonic G-Series Optics (Wide Angle, 3D-Capable and Super Zoom)

            Panasonic has added a trio of new guns: a Lumix G 14mm f/2.5 ASPH wide-angle, a Lumix G Vario 100-300mm f/4-5.6 OIS super zoom and most intriguing of the three, a “two-eyed” Lumix G … Continue reading

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How to Choose Your Camera Angle to Take Better Portraits

Taking portraits involves so many variables that it can feel overwhelming for a new photographer. What lenses do you use—zoom, prime, or a mix of both? Do you shoot full-frame or cropped sensor? Will you shoot indoors or outdoors. Even … Continue reading

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How to Use Angle of Light in People Photography for Added Punch

This may be something that you have already heard from landscape photographers. It is very important to be aware of the angle of the light (where does the light come from) to be able to get the best of a … Continue reading

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Lighting 102: Angle

The legibility from our fill light doesn't call attention to itself. It just makes your other light look that much better. It introduces a balance; a range; a relationship between the two lights. Think of it like a backup band … Continue reading

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Weekly Photography Challenge – Wide Angle

Shooting with a wide angle can be challenging – to create an image that is engaging and has a good focal point. Check out these examples. By Magnus Wrenninge By aotaro Weekly Photography Challenge – Wide Angle Here is some … Continue reading

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15 Expansive Wide Angle Images

Wide angle lenses provide a very different view of the world than what your eye sees. They are inclusive, meaning the viewer feels like they are included in the image – like they could step into it. These photographers have … Continue reading

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Backlighting Ultra-Wide Angle Environmental Portraits

 From the Profoto US YouTube Channel: Lin & Jirsa Photography shares their secrets to achieving unique and creative wedding imagery in this behind-the-scenes video series. Learn how they use Profoto Off-Camera Flash to control light to match their creative vision and … Continue reading

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The Secret to Finding the Hero Angle in Food Photography

Have you ever stared at a photo of a food dish, and instantly thought that something looked a little odd? Like the shot wasn’t quite bang on, but you can’t quite put your finger on what it is? Chances are … Continue reading

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Wide Angle Versus Telephoto Lenses for Beautiful Landscape Photography

An easy assumption to make, when shooting landscapes, is use a wide angle lens. After all, most landscape photographers favor wide angle lenses for a reason, they naturally give you the widest view and allow you to get the full … Continue reading

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