Photography Challenge – Levitation Photography

Photography Challenge – Levitation Photography

February’s competition will challenging your photo editing skills.  The competition was  inspired by Martin Berry who posted his banana on the Blesma Photography Facebook Page (see header image). Post your image in the usual place; the February Competition Album, on Facebook.     Google for a tutorial that suits you otherwise, here’s a couple of […]

Southwest Blesma Photographers meet run up by Mick Williams

Southwest Blesma Photographers meet run up by Mick Williams

The day started at 0830, when Mick Williams who was running the days event arrived at Hambridge Village Hall to wait for the other Blesma members arrival.  Ivor Tunks was very keen having arrived the day before because he had to come all the way from Dartford and had spent the night at Mick’s home.  Please follow and like […]

Rules of Photography – Composition, The Rule of Thirds

Rules of Photography – Composition, The Rule of Thirds

Be offish Like many, Guy Bourdin loves a good bottom.  But rather than putting this one slap bang in the middle of the frame, here he’s added to the eccentricity of the shot by positioning the subject off-centre.  Even so, the image is still nicely balanced, or, to put it another way, it doesn’t look […]

Rules of Photography – Composition, The Shape of Things

Rules of Photography – Composition, The Shape of Things

The Shape of things It’s not just the lines in your image that dictate how our eyes move across it.  The shape (or format) is just as important. Horizontal pictures (or Landscape format) encourage our eyes to move from side to side.  Vertical pictures (or portrait format) make them move up and down. Choosing the […]

The August Monthly Challenge – Shutter Speed (Part 2)

The August Monthly Challenge – Shutter Speed (Part 2)

  We think this months challenge will be enjoyable and look forward to seeing your results. The challenge this month is the final part of the Exposure Triangle. The 2nd part of this challenge is to produce a tac sharp photograph with a fast shutter speed. (The example photo above  shows the car in sharp focus but the […]

The August Monthly Challenge – Shutter Speed (Part 1)

The August Monthly Challenge – Shutter Speed (Part 1)

We think this months challenge will be enjoyable and look forward to seeing your results. The challenge this month is the final part of the Exposure Triangle. This challenge is in two parts and the 2nd part will be posted in mid August. The 1st part is to produce a photograph with intentional motion such […]

THE JULY MONTHLY CHALLENGE

THE JULY MONTHLY CHALLENGE

To interested members of the Blesma Facebook Photography group, the JULY MONTHLY CHALLENGE is…. ISO This month let’s focus on the next aspect of the photography triangle – ‘ISO’ ISO actually stands for International Standard of Organisation. Nothing actually to do with photography, but a European Standard which describes the different standards of many different […]