From dreamlike landscapes to dynamic light trails, long exposure photography can utterly transform otherwise ordinary scenes. Here are our tips on how to do it, including essential gear and step-by-step techniques.
Exploding pizzas, high-end restaurants, challenging ambient light. It’s all bread and butter to Nadine Shaw, Nikon ambassador and one of Brisbane’s leading professional food photographers. Nadine shares insight into her work and industry, plus technical and career advice for aspiring food photographers.
We were lucky enough to receive one of each lens from Nikon Australia to test for a day, so we headed down to Kangaroo Point for an early morning shoot. While not being able to do an in-depth review I certainly got a good feel for each lens.
While ambient light can look extraordinary, it’s not always easy (or possible) to tame or predict. Understanding how flash and continuous lighting work will help you decide which option/s will best achieve the shot or clip you’re after.