To take good foliage photos in the fall, use indirect light instead of bright sunlight, and focus on the shapes, lines and details of leaves and trees rather than capturing a large area. Select the camera's portrait sett... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website features a fall color status map showing current information about the different stages of each area. Beneath the map are links that a visitor clicks to find detailed... More » Geography

Peak fall foliage dates in the United States range from late September to early November. Inland areas generally reach peak foliage color earlier than coastal areas. More » Geography

Tips for shooting beautiful photographs of flowers include paying attention to and controlling lighting, ensuring that the flower you are shooting is in focus, and changing the perspective from which you are shooting. Fl... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

Tips for taking hospital baby photos include assigning a photographer, using natural light, bringing a textured blanket for the background and zooming in on details. Planning for the hospital photos allows new parents to... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

Some tips for scanning photos include choosing the right type of scanner, knowing the resolution and using auto mode if it is available. When choosing a good scanning device, try to avoid a multifunction printer. These p... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

Some tips that can help you get good photos of a dog include using treats, tailoring to the dog's quirks, and using a camera extender. Catching a dog when he is relaxed is also a great way to get a good picture. More » Hobbies & Games Photography