What Are Focus Points In Digital Photography

You pick up your camera with a primary objective of taking a picture of your subject. First of all, you'll want to ensure that your subject is in focus before you take a picture. Conventionally, DSLR cameras a configured in such a way that when you press the shutter button halfway down, the camera locks [...]

How Best To Move Your Images From Lightroom To Photoshop For Editing

In this episode, we'll be looking at how best to move your images from Adobe Photoshop Lightroom to Adobe Photoshop for editing. This question came up from one of our members on the ForteSpy Online Community for creative professionals so we decided to do a detailed post on it.   Image Opened in Adobe Lightroom Classic [...]

The Exposure Triangle: Understanding The Basics

What is The Exposure Triangle? Before now, we discussed the three primary factors that determine the exposure of a photograph; which are the Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO. (These factors as stated here have clickable links that would take us to the previous posts where we discussed them in detail just in case we need [...]

ISO : Understanding Exposure in Digital Photography

In today's editorial, we'll be looking at ISO as the third primary factor which plays a contributory role in capturing a perfectly exposed image. The first we discussed was Aperture, next we looked at Shutter Speed, and now we'll be looking at ISO as it relates to Exposure in Digital Photography. What is ISO? DSLR [...]

SHUTTER SPEED : Understanding Exposure in Digital Photography

The next important factor to be considered while trying to achieve a perfect exposure in digital photography is shutter speed. Like I mentioned earlier, the other two are Aperture and ISO. Firstly, we'll give a brief introduction to what the shutter is in a DSLR camera, what it comprises of, how it works before we finally [...]

APERTURE : Understanding Exposure in Digital Photography

On our series of demystifying photography, we'll be looking at one of the three cardinal factors that determine exposure in photography; which is Aperture. The other two are ISO and Shutter speed. Before we go ahead, it's advisable we have a good knowledge of the structure of a DSLR camera What Is Aperture Aperture can be [...]

Understanding Exposure in Digital Photography

As simple as the title of this editorial sounds, many "Professional Photographers" are yet to have a grip on what Exposure in Digital Photography really means. Learning is a continuous process and so This is would be the first in a series of editorials where we'll be taking an in-depth look at Exposure and how [...]

Ways To Improve Collaborations While Working With A Creative Team

The importance of teamwork cannot be overemphasized when it concerns success on any project.  From the established organizations to that small start-up firm, they all harness the power of team spirit to achieve spectacular results. That being said, we need to also know when to honor requests for collaborations and when not to get involved. [...]

Collaborations And It’s Relevance Among Creative Professionals

As Creative Professionals, we have a moral obligation to constantly hone our skills if we want to remain relevant in the Industry. Before we go further, let's start by defining some key terms in this Editorial. Who is a Creative? A Creative is an artist. This individual is someone who sees the world slightly differently [...]

The DSLR Camera

The term DSLR is an acronym which stands for Digital Single-Lens Reflex. So a DSLR Camera is a digital camera that combines the mechanics of a single-lens reflex camera with a Digital Imaging sensor; as opposed to a photographic film. The primary difference between the DSLR and the non-reflex single-lens digital camera is that the [...]