Which is The Best and Cheapest Camera Bag in the Market? Here's the Answer

One of the most common questions I get from my students is related to purchasing the right camera bag. In this e-mail, I will share with you what I feel is the best camera bag that is extremely affordable too. A good camera bag should…

Photography Tip Of The Day: Using Google Images To Get Ideas

One of the biggest challenges you will face as a photographer is to get newideas on how to compose a shot. I was once doing a food shoot for a popular cafe in Pune where I was required to take shots of a hot chocolate beverage. I…

How Photography Changed My Life: Pooja Ambilkar, Finance Professional, Pune.

An introduction about who you are, what you do for a living and how you got into photography.  Hello Everyone, For the starters, I am not sure of an inspiring story, but I am super excited to share my thoughts and little experience…

How Photography Changed My Life: Suhas Jogdeo, Insurance Professional, Pune.

An introduction about who you are, what you do for a living and how you got into photography.  Hello Clickmasters, Meet Suhas Jogdeo, an Insurance professional and an ardent Angling & PG Enthusiast. Suhas was introduced to…

How Photography Changed My Life: Ankit Goyal, Student, Pune.

An introduction about who you are, what you do for a living and how you got into photography.  Hello,  to all the photography enthusiasts   . I am Ankit  Goyal , a beginner photographer and I am currently pursuing 12th Commerce at…

How Photography Changed My Life: Umang Sagar, Senior Manager at ICICI, Pune

An introduction about who you are, what you do for a living and how you got into photography.  A warm hello to all the creative souls at Creative Pad. I am Umang Sagar, an artist at heart, Senior Cluster Manager at ICICI Direct, Pune…

An Emotionally Touching Photo That Proves That In Photography, All Rules Can be Broken

While reading an article on the situation in Syria, I came across many heart-breaking photos, but this particular one was very painful indeed: The shot is by Youseff Karwashan. It shows an innocent boy clutching his toys amidst…

Tip of the Day: Cleaning the Lens and the Sensor

Now I'll be very honest with you. I'm not the best person to seek advice from when it comes to camera maintenance. If there's one aspect of photography that I don't like, it has to be the part that involves cleaning and maintaining camera…

Tip of the Day: Avoid Shooting in Direct Sunlight

One of the fastest ways to improve your shots is to be careful of the quality of light falling upon your subject. For example, look at the shots below: Even though both the shots are of the same location, the second shot looks…

Adding Depth to Your Shots by Deliberately Adding an Obstacle in the Frame

When taking candid shots, try and include some obstacle in front of your main subject. This adds depth to your shot. Like in the shot below, you can see that the photographer has deliberately included the first two people inside the…

Seven Mistakes Made By Beginner Photographers and How You Can Avoid Them

I’ve written this article to help beginner photographers avoid some common but crucial mistakes that are usually made by beginners. I see a lot of people making these mistakes and to be frank, I made them too when I started out. This e-book…

Utilizing the Internet to Market Yourself as a Professional Photographer

With the advent of internet, especially social media, the photography world has really gone to another level. The moment someone buys a DSLR, you are sooner or later, bound to see their Facebook page come up. The trouble is that the photographer…

Using a Polarizing Filter to Cut Out Bad Looking Reflections

I want you to look at the shot below that I took sometime back: Now I want you to observe one thing about this shot. If you look at the water in the bottom part of the shot, you'll notice that the rocks underneath the water are visible. This…

The SECRET to Being a Great Photographer

Do you know the one thing that differentiates great photographers from bad photographers? It's not the knowledge of manual mode. It's not a better camera. It's not a better lens. It's not knowing all the rules of composition. It's…

Shooting in RAW vs JPEG: Which Format to Shoot in?

Today's tip of the day talks about the need to make sure you are shooting your images in the right format. A lot of people don't pay attention to the format that is set on their cameras and usually end up getting poor looking images. There…