XDrive Photography Learning – 20 – Bokeh

What is bokeh? Well, it means blur (in Japanese). In photography, we create blurs intentionally to hide the things we don’t want our viewer to see. This is done to make sure viewers’ attention goes directly to the subject nothing else. Bokeh is produced by the lens not the camera itself. Good looking blurs are created by…

XDrive Photography Learning – 19 -High-Speed Photography.

One of the frequent term used in photography is “High-Speed Photography”. What is this type of photography and what you achieve with high-speed photography? Let’s explore it in this session. As you know we discuss the photography techniques and topics here on XDrives Learning Photography section. If you are new please have a look here…

XDrive Photography Learning – 18 – Golden Hour.

In the past few weeks, we have been working on a key component of photography which is “use of lights”. Without light, there is no photograph! But an understanding of the lights is a very important factor in producing rightly exposed pictures. So today we will look into another topic on lights. When it comes…

XDrive Photography Learning – Review – Dec

First of all, apologies for not posting a new topic as planned! Its been a wedding season in India. You might think, whats making so busy because I had to attend a wedding? Well, those you have not been to India and attended a wedding you won’t have a clue about what I am talking about. A…

XDrive Photography Learning – 17 – Rim-Light.

Hello guys!, welcome to the 17th topic of XDrive’s Photography Sessions! Sorry for the delay this week! Yes, in my offline life there has been some important event with respect to my work is going on and this is extracting too much of time so could not spare time prepare a post. Anyway, this week we…

XDrive Photography Learning – Review – Nov

It has been another exciting month of active participation and the discussions at XDrive’s Photography Learning sessions! If you are new here and not sure whats happening here then please check up here. It’s been a practice here to post a monthly review of the activities for the month and here is the summary of…

XDrive Photography Learning – 16 – Contrasts.

We all like to view and shoot great pictures but some pictures catch our eye very easily and some just don’t get attention, have you noted that? Many times its independent of the subject. Sometimes not so interesting subject looks very interesting and vice versa. This is where great photographers shine. They shoot with the…

XDrive Photography Learning – 15 – Backlit Photography.

When it comes to photography we always want a perfect lighting. When there is a perfectly lit subject we are almost guaranteed to get a perfectly exposed shot. Yes, that’s true, but then what about the conditions where natural light is no in our favour? Does it mean that we don’t have a shot No,…

XDrive Photography Learning – 14 – Post Processing.

Welcome back guys to the XDrive photography learning sessions once again. So far we have mainly focused on the photo shooting in different situations and the camera functions. We also touched upon raw image shooting and advantages against the jpg format. Whatever is your preferred format, there is one thing you must do, that is…

XDrive Photography Learning – Review – Oct

Hurray, its end of the month of October and its time for a monthly review. Those who are new here, we photography enthusiasts do a weekly exercise on one of the photography aspects here on XDrive. At the end of the session, everyone showcases their own contribution on the topic discussed on their blogs. Then we do…

XDrive Photography Learning – 13 – Raw vs Jpg

Welcome back to another session of XDrive’s Photography Learning Sessions. As you all know that we bunch of photo enthusiasts here do weekly photography activity online on any of the photography topics and subsequently do post our own version of the same topic for review and discussion. This week I have something interesting to demonstrate to…

XDrive Photo Lesson – 12 – Shooting in Raw

First of all, apologies as I was not able to do my weekly post on XDrive’s Learn Photography series last week as my life got suddenly too busy! I will write another post on that soon! 😀 Anyway, I am here with a new topic for the week. So far I believe that we have…