Can I Use My Canon EOS Rebel T7 As A Webcam?

Yes. All you need is the correct USB cable, the correct software and a compatible application. This post will guide you through each of the above. How Do I Use My Canon EOS Rebel T7 as a Webcam To use your Canon Rebel T7 with a webcam you will need to: Have the right USB …

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How Do I Connect My Sony ZV-1 To My Computer?

This post will briefly guide you through how to connect your Sony ZV-1 to your computer whether it is a Windows or Mac device. How Do I Connect My Sony ZV-1 to My Windows Laptop? Make sure that you have a charged battery inside your Sony ZV-1. Turn on your camera and your Windows desktop/laptop. …

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What Is A Diaphragm In Photography

The diaphragm is the part of a camera lens which is made up of a series of metal blades which create a hole. The opening regulates the amount of light which reaches the image sensor. Commonly it is also known as an iris diaphragm due to its similarity to the human iris. The blades are …

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What Does ‘Blown Out’ Mean in Photography?

The term ‘blown out’ in photography is used when people are referring to a part of an image which does not retain any detail and instead just shows up as a glaring plain white spot. This happens when the blown out area is too bright compared to the rest of the image and the camera …

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What Is TTL In Flash Photography?

TTL stands for ‘through the lens’ and in photography it is referring to through the lens metering. Metering is basically another way of saying how the camera measures the light in a scene. So putting the two together, basically TTL metering is how your camera will measure the amount of light coming through the lens …

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How To Mount A Camera For Overhead Food Photography Without A Tripod

Shooting overhead photography means you will probably want something which is perfectly level and this results in you needing to mount your camera. One of the best ways to do this is with the use of a c-stand. Things you’ll need: Spigot – to connect your tripod head to the grip head (knuckles) C stand with …

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What Is The Zoom Setting For On A Speedlight / Speedlite Flash?

The flash zoom setting on speedlights can confuse a lot of people and there’s a few things to consider to make sure you are using it correctly.  Let’s go through the important things that you need to know to get you comfortable in using it correctly. What Is The Zoom Setting For On My Flash?  …

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How To Take Flat Lay Photos Without Harsh Shadows

Shadows can be tricky, especially in overhead photography. This post will make it easy for you to control them so your flat lays come out exactly as you want them to. Follow the tips below and most of the harsh shadows can be avoided in your flat lays: Use a diffuser on your light source. …

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9 Tips To Photograph The Best Food Flat Lays

Flat lay photography is a staple technique for food photographers and it is something you need to know how to do. It’s a great way to add something different to your portfolio of photography and lots of clients will specifically ask for it because of how popular flat lays are.  While it is a popular …

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