The other day, I got into a debate with a friend of mine. He was torn between getting a monopod vs. a tripod for his upcoming shoot in the wild. We couldn't agree on the type of camera stand for that occasion as it was just a one-off shoot. He usually does regular photoshoots in his studio and covers some outdoor events, so this wasn't a usual project for him. As we looked … [Read more...] about Monopod vs. Tripod Showdown | Which ONE Is Worth Your Money?
I bet you don’t remember the time when cameras used film to take pictures, and you had to bring your film to a developer to get printed photos. Well, that was before the advent of digital cameras. Nikon was one of the early adopters of digital camera technology. The Nikon Coolpix series of digital compact cameras goes back to 1997, looking at the Coolpix line-up is … [Read more...] about 11 Of The World’s Top Rated Nikon Coolpix Cameras & Buyer’s Guide
You'll need more than a powerful camera and sharp lenses to succeed as a professional photographer. When I started, I didn't know a monopod would come in handy during outdoor shoots. I'd buy a camera and replace the lens every other month thinking it would improve my shoots. You're probably here because you've set aside some money to buy a monopod for professional use, but … [Read more...] about The Best Monopod for Stability & Comfort | A Nerd’s List of What To Try Out
A few weeks ago, one of my friends advised me to get a softbox for speedlight as it would help me get more natural light in my shots. I went online, did a search, and I bought what I thought was the best softbox for speedlight on the market. The manufacturer described it as an all-round speedbox for any occasion. It turns out they were lying. It was cheap, kept falling over, … [Read more...] about The 11 Best Softbox for Speedlight Of All Time Reviewed & Ranked by Experts
Some time back, I was doing a photoshoot at a wedding, and a guest got interested in the lens I was using that day. She was fascinated by the quality of the photos I had taken and wanted to know more about the lens and where she could get one. The back story is that she had bought a less-than-perfect zoom lens that didn’t suit her photography needs. Looking around, I … [Read more...] about Nikon 70-300mm Lens: Is It Worth The Price Tag?