Chiang Mai Photo Workshops

Auto Alternative – Pretty Basic

I got lucky with my first camera, it had no auto mode. I had to learn to use the only information the camera gave me to guide my choice in setting the exposure manually, using the aperture and shutter speed controls. The information was in the form of a small needle in the...

Shooting Mirror-less on Manual Mode

Recently a Chiang Mai Photography Tours workshop customer asked me to teach her to use her mirror-less camera on Manual Mode. She loved the camera and had used it well, but felt that she was not tapping into the camera’s potential or finding nearly enough of her own...

Creating a ‘Correct’ Exposure

Choosing that moment in time to press the shutter button where I have the right lens on my camera, my composition is pleasing and the light is perfect is a moment of joy. However, that moment of joy can be short lived if I have not set my exposure ‘correctly’. I say...