10 Top Tips for Shooting Birds in Flight (Bird Photography)

In Landscape/Nature by Jim Harmer32 Comments

Living in SW Florida where there are hundreds of species of beautiful shore birds, many photographers are interested in how to shoot birds in flight.  Shooting birds in flight can be tricky at first, but these tips will get you headed in the right direction. Bird Photography Tip #1: Watch your composition. Strong composition for …

Plan the Light for Better Animal Photography

In Landscape/Nature by Jim Harmer2 Comments

Unlike portraiture, there is no “Smile for the camera” when photographing wildlife.   No bringing animals into the studio or setting up fancy lighting gear.  For these reasons, many photographers mistakenly believe that the light “Is what it is” when shooting animals.  These photographers are missing out.  This post will explain how you can improve …