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5 Tips to Improve Your Outdoor Sports Photography

Your child is now old enough to start playing sports.  Like any proud parent you run out to the nearest big box store and pick up the latest camera kit.  The one with the latest camera body and a couple of lenses.  You arrive at the first game with your new camera, now what? That was me about 10 years …

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The Business of Sports Photography

When your child was old enough to start playing sports you ran out to the nearest big box store and picked up the latest camera kit. As the kids grew into their sports so did your photography.  You started to get more and more keepers and other parents started asking you to take pictures of their kids. Maybe it is …

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Friday Night Lights – How to Photograph Sports in High School Stadiums

When your child was old enough to start playing sports you ran out to the nearest big box store and picked up the latest camera kit.  As the kids grew into their sports so did your photography.  You started to get more and more keepers and other parents started asking you to take pictures of their kids. As your photography has …

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Camera Settings and Basic Gear for Outdoor Sports Photography

Your child is now old enough to start playing sports.  Like any proud parent you run out to the nearest big box store and pick up the latest camera kit.  The one with the latest camera body and a couple of lenses.  You arrive at the first game with your new camera, now what? I too was once brand new …

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Motorsports Photography Tips For Beginners Part Two

In my last article for Improve Photography, I began a two part series about motorsports photography for beginners.  You can read the first part here. In that article, I covered some of the gear such as safety vests and lens; basic camera settings and other tips for anyone thinking about heading down to the track to shoot a race. In this second …

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18 Tips for Incredible Surf Photography

Creating epic images while visiting the beach is often one of the top priorities for photographers of all ability levels who have some time to spend at the shore.  Surfing is an absolutely incredible visual opportunity for photographers of all ability levels to test their skill.  Photographing surfers in action presents a number of challenges from a technical standpoint.  The tips …