Ana

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Physicist in Love with Photography

5 Orbaliciousness Photo Tips

Ever since I acquired my first orb 3 years ago I love taking pictures with it and over time I have discovered what I like to see in my orbalicious photographs. I hope this 5 tips will help you find what you like in your images.

By | 12th June 2016|Favourites, Orbs, Photography Tips|4 Comments

Tiny Planet Tips & Tricks: Blurring

When creating tiny planets, making them seamless is the hardest part. Click through to read some tips & tricks about how I make my tiny planets; in particular, how I use blurring to fix the seam :) It is a simple process that achieves stunning results!

By | 16th October 2015|Photography Tips, Tiny Planets|4 Comments

Polarisation Physics Magic!

Click through to check out a mini-video I've made showing a couple of cool tricks using two linear polarisers and sticky tape!! Spoiler alert: there will be lots of pretty colours! Physics is magic!! :) And you can easily do this yourself at home!

By | 14th August 2015|Polarisation|4 Comments

Snowy Motion Blur

This image of a snowed forest was created using a vertical "motion blur". Click through to watch my simple and easy mini-tutorial and learn how to do it yourself in Photoshop CC. It is the first first video tutorial that I've ever made!

By | 24th July 2015|Photography Tips|0 Comments

Merging Panoramas in Lightroom

The latest update of Lightroom CC added the capability to merge panoramas, making creating images with a wider field of view a very simple task! Click through to learn how to create panoramas using Lightroom, as well as some tips on shooting the best images for a beautiful panorama.

By | 10th July 2015|Photography Tips|0 Comments

Neutral Density Filters

Are you familiar with neutral density filters? Click through to read about what type of photographs I like to take using neutral density filters and the physics behind the large colour cast of very opaque high ND filters.

By | 9th May 2015|Favourites, Optics, Photography Tips|14 Comments

Lunar Eclipse & Moon Facts

There is a lunar eclipse coming up this Saturday, and it will be visible from Australia. Click through to learn some fun facts about the moon like why the full moon always rises at sunset or why lunar eclipses always happen during full moon!

By | 2nd April 2015|Favourites|6 Comments

DLSR Shutter in Slow Motion

Have you ever seen a DSLR's shutter mechanism in slow motion? The Slow Mo Guys have created a fantastic video showing us how it works!! The rolling shutter allows for very fast exposure times and can lead to some funky artefacts!

By | 2nd March 2015|Uncategorized|4 Comments
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