Tips for photography beginners include choosing the right camera, experimenting with different modes and finding the right lighting conditions. In addition, new photographers can try getting closer to the subject if an i... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

There are a number of online photography courses that are ideal for a beginner, including the Introduction to Photography and Related Media — part of the M.I.T. open courseware — for example. This course, along with othe... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

AlienBees studio lighting kits are professionally designed photography kits for beginning and experienced photographers. The kits are designed and sold by Paul C. Buff, Inc. The AlienBees beginners kit teaches beginning ... More » Home & Garden Decor Lighting

Tips for photographing wildlife include selecting the right camera and lens, learning more about the basic habits and behaviors of subject animals and photographing during the hours when natural light conditions are most... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

Some tips for achieving beautiful flower photography are to photograph using diffused natural light, use a tripod and equip the camera with remote release. Other tips are to use manual focus and a reflector. More » Hobbies & Games Photography

A basic step when using a hand-held light meter is to set the camera to manual mode. Choose the ISO and aperture setting. Set the ISO setting on the meter so it matches the camera setting. Hold the meter in front of the ... More » Hobbies & Games Photography

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