dPS Bi-Weekly Photograph Problem – One thing New

What’s he on about NOW? ‘One thing New’ what does that even imply… Nicely, I’ve received a big listing of images strategies for you, beneath, and it’s worthwhile to decide one* that you simply’ve by no means tried earlier than and make {a photograph} (single picture for every approach) utilizing one new approach that you simply’ve by no means used.

It’s essential say which approach you’ve chosen with every {photograph}.

*You possibly can decide as much as three and do a single picture for every approach!
**In the event you’ve achieved ALL of the 25 strategies beneath, select one and make a photograph.

Be sure you embody the hashtags #dPSWeeklyChallenge and #dPSSomethingNew in your submit, right here within the feedback or over on social media. You possibly can tag us on Fb, Instagram or Twitter!

Leading Lines, a drone photograph of Melbourne, Australia
Main Traces – Melbourne, Australia
  1. Rule of Thirds: Divide your body into thirds each horizontally and vertically, putting your topic on or close to the intersection factors for a extra balanced composition.
  2. Main Traces: Use strains or patterns within the surroundings to steer the viewer’s eye in direction of the principle topic.
  3. Framing: Make the most of pure components like archways, timber, or home windows to border your topic, including depth and focus.
  4. Depth of Area: Modify your aperture to regulate the depth of area, making a blurred background (shallow depth of area) or sharp background (deep depth of area).
  5. Bokeh: Obtain a satisfying, out-of-focus background by utilizing a large aperture (low f-stop quantity) and specializing in the topic.
  6. Lengthy Publicity: Seize transferring topics with lengthy publicity instances to create movement blur or clean water and clouds.
  7. Excessive-Pace Pictures: Freeze fast-moving topics utilizing a quick shutter velocity.
  8. Silhouettes: Shoot in opposition to a brilliant background to create hanging silhouettes of your topic.
  9. Golden Hour: Make the most of the nice and cozy, mushy mild through the hour after dawn and earlier than sundown for stunning outside pictures.

    Nice listing thus far! Extra beneath…

  10. Blue Hour: Seize the magical blue hues within the sky through the hour earlier than dawn and after sundown.
  11. Mild Portray: Use lengthy publicity and a light-weight supply (flashlight, sparkler, and so on.) to “paint” mild onto the scene.
  12. A number of Exposures: Mix a number of exposures in-camera or in post-processing to create distinctive and inventive photos.
  13. Panning: Observe a transferring topic along with your digital camera, utilizing a sluggish shutter velocity, to create a pointy topic in opposition to a blurred background.
  14. Excessive Key/Low Key: Experiment with excessive key (brilliant and largely white) or low key (darkish and largely black) lighting setups for various moods.
  15. Reflections: Incorporate reflections from water, glass, or different surfaces so as to add curiosity and complexity to your composition.
  16. Selective Focus: Draw consideration to your topic by utilizing a large aperture to blur the background whereas maintaining your topic sharp.
  17. Pressured Perspective: Play with the scale and distance of objects to create optical illusions and surreal photos.
  18. HDR (Excessive Dynamic Vary): Mix a number of exposures to seize a broader vary of highlights and shadows, particularly in high-contrast scenes.
  19. Double Publicity: Overlay two photos to create a dreamy and inventive impact.
  20. Mild Trails: Shoot transferring lights, corresponding to automotive headlights or metropolis lights, at evening to create mesmerizing mild trails.
  21. Infrared Pictures: Use an infrared filter or a transformed digital camera to seize the invisible infrared mild spectrum, leading to surreal and ethereal photos.
  22. Macro Pictures: Seize excessive close-ups of small topics to disclose intricate particulars not seen to the bare eye.
  23. Candid Pictures: Seize genuine and spontaneous moments by photographing folks when they’re unaware of the digital camera.
  24. Environmental Portraits: {Photograph} topics of their pure environment to inform a narrative about their lives and personalities.
  25. Excessive-Distinction Black and White: Experiment with daring and dramatic black-and-white images by emphasizing robust contrasts.
A bee in the fading afternoon light on a flower
The Bee – Environmental Portrait

Nice listing! I’m definitely going to be attempting a couple of of them.

Be sure you embody the hashtags #dPSWeeklyChallenge and #dPSSomethingNew in your submit, right here within the feedback or over on social media. You possibly can tag us on Fb, Instagram or Twitter!

Discover all of our earlier weekly challenges right here.

Merely add your shot into the remark area (search for the little digital camera icon within the Disqus feedback part) they usually’ll get embedded for us all to see or for those who’d desire, add them to your favorite photo-sharing web site and depart the hyperlink to them. Present me your greatest photos on this week’s problem. Typically it takes some time for a picture to look so be affected person and check out to not submit the identical picture twice.

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