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Shooting in Fog
24 Mar 2017

Shooting in Fog

by Noel Phelan (Course Tutor)

Photographing foggy scenes can result in some wonderfully moody and atmospheric images, and as a photographer, I love the feeling of packing up my gear in preparation for an early morning shoot when I know there will be fog. However, without using certain photographic techniques, you can end up with dull, washed-out images.

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Why Shoot in Film?
16 Mar 2017

Why Shoot in Film?

by Robert Irving (Course Tutor)

Shooting film is exceptionally rewarding. Without the obvious ability to "review" what we’ve shot, we tend to put more thought and consideration into each and every image that we capture; not least because there’s a financial factor to be considered. If you find photography a mindful exercise, just try shooting in film, it’ll greatly intensify this most wonderful of aspects.

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