Rank #1: Episode 78: Winners of the UAHS 18th Annual UAHS Photo Contest!
This episode features the winning images of the 18th Annual Photo Contest held at Upper Arlington High School, where I teach. Enjoy these winning images created by our student artists! (The accompanying music track is an acoustic instrumental I wrote and performed many years ago.)
Rank #2: Episode 77: Exposure Settings: Take Control!
In this second edition of Short Cuts, I explain how to use the mode dial on your DSLR to enable creative control over your photos.
Rank #3: Episode 76: Short Cuts: ISO and Film Speed
Introducing the debut of "Short Cuts." Beginning with this lesson on ISO, I'm going to focus on single topics and keep it short and sweet to help streamline your learning experience. Use Short Cuts for quick answers to the questions you're looking for!
Rank #4: Episode 75: The 17th Annual UAHS Photo Contest Winners!
In the episode, I share the winners of the 17th Annual Upper Arlington High School Annual Photo Contest. I think you'll appreciate the excellent work by these student photographers!
Rank #5: Episode 74: Composition - Pt.1: The Rule of Thirds
In part 1 of a new series focusing on composition, I explain the rule of thirds and how using this powerful compositional technique can improve your photos!
Rank #6: Episode 73: How A Camera Works
In this lesson, learn the basics of how a camera works and its relationship to the human eye. Learn the relationship between aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and the similarities between a camera and the human eye.
Rank #7: Episode 72: Shooting Framed Artwork Without Glare or Reflections
In this lesson learn tips on photographing artwork mounted in glass frames while avoiding glare or reflections. You can also use these tips for photographing copyprints or any 2D documents that must be faithfully rendered, glare-free and color balanced.
Rank #8: Episode 71: The "Photo Smarts" Crossword Puzzle Series!
The "Photo Smarts" Crossword Puzzle Series is a fun way to test your photo know-how! Starting with this lesson, a new crossword puzzle will be created on a regular basis as long as there is favorable feedback. Let me know if it's a hit or a miss!
Rank #9: Episode 70: Shooting Silhouettes
In this lesson, learn how to shoot silhouettes both in the studio and outdoors. Tips on exposure settings, subject placement and lighting scenarios are demonstrated in detail.
Rank #10: Episode 69: The Art Elements and Principles of Design
The basics of visual arts are discussed along with tips on what to look for while creating photographic art. A special shooting assignment is included to help you apply your knowledge of art and sharpen your compositional skills.