PiX Magazine, Top 10 Landscape Photography Tips
Danie Bester shares his top 10 Landscape Photography Tips in PiX magazine (October – November 2013) It is PiX Magazine’s 10th Birthday Issue and in this issue various professionals share their top 10 tips about specific genres. In this edition, I share my Top 10 Landscape Photography tips (Page 66-69).  The aspects covered are… Capturing Light and Shadow Shoot at Dawn and Dusk Shoot with Intent Have a clear Focal Point Foreground Interest Think about Lines Know your F/stops and Shutter Speeds Stability Filters you cannot do without Develop a solid Workflow   If you would like to read the full article make sure you get the October-November 2013 back issue from PiX About PiX magazine: PiX is South Africa’s leading photographic magazine. PiX magazine is aimed at the technophiles who insist on owning the latest gadgets, the professional and hobbyist photographer, and everybody who has an interest in the art of photography or even simply owns a camera, and uses it to preserve their precious memories.
01 Oct 2013 in Press, by
Pix Magazine, Guide to HDR Photography (Part 3)
Check out Danie Bester’s Guide to HDR Photography in PiX magazine (August – September 2013) A major drawback in photography is the camera’s lack of dynamic range. Dynamic range refers to a camera’s capacity to capture details throughout the tonal range; highlights, midtones, and shadows. In this edition, I share insights on how to shoot and create HDR images, which cover a much wider dynamic range. Some of the aspects covered in my article are: What is HDR? How to shoot HDR, including Stick to “good old methods” No need to HDR everything HDR software and Workflow Do not Overcook Conserve TIME Maintain a consistent STYLE Digital Workflow… You can read the full article by getting the August-September 2013 edition of PiX Magazine About PiX magazine: PiX is South Africa’s leading photographic magazine. PiX magazine is aimed at the technophiles who insist on owning the latest gadgets, the professional and hobbyist photographer, and everybody who has an interest in the art of photography or even simply owns a camera, and uses it to preserve their precious memories.
02 Aug 2013 in Press, by
PiX Magazine, Creative Landscape Photography (Part 2)
Check out Part 2 of Danie’s Essential Guide to Creative Landscape Photography, which featured in the PiX magazine (June – July 2013)   In this article, I focus on Creative Camera Settings and Gear that will help you to capture creative landscapes. Some of the aspects covered are: Creative Camera Settings including Dummy Settings like ISO, Aperture Priority etc… Creative blur, Best practice, Black and white.. Inside the Landscape Photographer’s Bag, including Lens choice, Filters, use of Flash, Torches etc…   If you would like to read the full article make sure you get the June – July 2013 back issue from PiX  About PiX magazine: PiX is South Africa’s leading photographic magazine. PiX magazine is aimed at the technophiles who insist on owning the latest gadgets, the professional and hobbyist photographer, and everybody who has an interest in the art of photography or even simply owns a camera, and uses it to preserve their precious memories.
05 Jun 2013 in Press, by
PiX Magazine, Essential Guide to Landscape Photography (Part 1)
Part 1 of Danie’s Essential Guide to Landscape Photography is featured in the April-May 2013 edition of PiX Magazine   This is my first instalment on a series of articles about Landscape Photography. In this edition, I write about the importance of getting to the right locations and how to creatively use light for dramatic landscapes. Some of the aspects covered are: Location, location, location Scouting for Light and Subject Work the Light… Including back-lighting, side-lighting, flat lighting, dawn, dusk, overcast days etc…     You can read the full article by ordering the April-May 2013 back issue from PiX About PiX magazine: PiX is South Africa’s leading photographic magazine. PiX magazine is aimed at the technophiles who insist on owning the latest gadgets, the professional and hobbyist photographer, and everybody who has an interest in the art of photography or even simply owns a camera, and uses it to preserve their precious memories.
06 Apr 2013 in Press, by
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