Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

11 Things That Can (WILL) Go Wrong On a Night Shoot

Night view of Queensboro Bridge in New York City.

I think I do a pretty good job of paying attention to detail. I consider every little possibility and I don’t push the shutter button until I’m positive that everything is set up properly. Some might even say I’m obsessive about it. (My wife uses another word.) But try as I might, I haven’t been Read more... you know you want to.

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Focusing in the Dark

Among the first hurdles for night photographers is how to focus the camera in the dark. Unfortunately, you never really get over this hurdle. There are only varying degrees of frustration! If you’re young and have excellent vision, you can probably focus visually at night on subjects that are fairly well lit, such as street Read more... you know you want to.