Audio-Visual Salon

Thomas Niemeyer has asked us to bring to our members’ attention an AV Salon being hosted by the Magalies Foto Fun Club.  Details may be found on the PSSA Website:  http://www.pssa.co.za .  Do take a look and consider entering! First MFFC Audio-Visual Salon – 2009       South African resident photographers are cordially invitedContinue reading “Audio-Visual Salon”

Comment from Francien Fick, judge at ‘Silhouette’ meeting

It is always good to know how you can improve on a great photograph… ·         Composition –  putting the subject matter in the middle of the photograph; ·         Digital noise; ·         Excessive use of Photoshop or filters; ·         Focussing problems or image blur caused by slow shutter speed in dim lighting conditions. Feel free toContinue reading “Comment from Francien Fick, judge at ‘Silhouette’ meeting”

International Filter Photo Contest 2008/9

International Filter Photo Contest 2008/9 – PhotographyBLOG The International Filter Photo Contest 2008/9 is open to anyone who has taken a photograph using any type of filter. Sponsored by Kenko with a top prize of 500,000 Yen of Kenko products, there are a total of 139 prizes to be won with a total prize fundContinue reading “International Filter Photo Contest 2008/9”

Viewing Distance: The Overlooked Aspect of Print Size

Viewing Distance: The Overlooked Aspect of Print Size – photo.net A while back, on The Online Photographer, I linked to a video segment from a British television show called The Gadget Show. It documents a not-so-rigorous test of film vs. digital in which the two hosts dress up as the main characters from the oldContinue reading “Viewing Distance: The Overlooked Aspect of Print Size”