Basic Photography

Summer Photography Series at 5 Minutes for Mom

Today our Summer Photography Series is going to focus (pun intended) on the 3 elements of photography that we have discussed over the last three weeks – ISO, Aperture, and Shutter Speed – and how […]

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Summer Photography Series at 5 Minutes for Mom

Last week, as we discussed Aperture in our latest Summer Photography Series tutorial, I mentioned that one of the key steps to taking better pictures is understanding how cameras work. Another basic photography concept that […]

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Summer Photography Series at 5 Minutes for Mom

In my ongoing quest to become a better photographer, I have found that one of the key steps to getting better results (whether you have a simple point and shoot or an expensive SLR) is […]

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Summer Photography Series at 5 Minutes for Mom

Summer Photography Series, Week 2 Remember the days before digital cameras? It seems like ages ago when I would put film into the back of my camera whenever I wanted to take a set of […]

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We are ready and totally excited to start our Summer Photography Series here at 5 Minutes for Mom. Before we move on to learning technical terms and techniques, it’s important to establish a good base […]

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Lolli here…. Photography is one of my passions, and it all started when my older son was a baby. I had taken him to a studio at the mall to get his baby pictures done […]

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Sometimes, all you have is five minutes! ;) But when it comes to capturing a great portrait, five minutes can still get the job done! Last month when I was at Blogworld in New York, […]

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Wordless Wednesday - Penalty Shot

Jackson making the save on a penalty shot. Mom Bloggers (and Dad Bloggers too!) post a photo on your site, link up and find others… Wordless Wednesday is tons of fun. (And I know it […]

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I met Gayle from Mom and Camera at a photographer’s getaway in San Francisco earlier this year. Not only is she a mom to three gorgeous girls and a handsome boy, but she is a […]

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Crissy Page is a work-at-home writer and photographer, as well as the voice behind Dear Crissy, a blog that features poignant glimpses into her life as a Midwestern mom. Crissy has worked previously in photojournalism, […]

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