11. Advanced Techniques


Impress Your Family and Friends

We’ve covered a lot of ground in the previous chapters, especially on the general photographic concepts that apply to most of the shooting situations you might encounter. There are, however, some specific tools and techniques that will give you an added advantage in obtaining a great shot.

Poring Over the Picture


I much prefer to shoot live flowers rather than cut ones. Flower arrangement isn’t really my strong suit, and I believe Mother Nature does a better job at it than anyone else. I also ...

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