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ISO – The Basics

If you’ve been following along with my Shooting in Manual series and practicing with your camera then YAY! I mean hey, you’ve come a long way from pressing the shutter in the dreaded “M” mode and getting a blindingly white picture of nothing. Or a major blur of who-knows-what. Right?? Well in this post we’ll be focusing […]

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Shooting in Manual Mode – Quick Tips for Photography

This post was first published in June 2012. With the new Shooting in Manual blog series I thought it would be great to share again! If you’re learning to shoot in manual (or just want to brush up on your photography skills) this is the perfect reference to have on hand during your shooting practice. So pin it, share it, save it […]

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Tue. Jun 26, 2012 - 11:22 pm

Joanna W. - Thank you!! So much more helpful than me having to go back to my old photography notes all the time!

Sun. Jul 1, 2012 - 11:04 pm

laura - This is such a cute and helpful piece of art!

Wed. Jul 4, 2012 - 10:20 am

natalie walsh - I’ve seen a bunch of these “cheat sheets” this is the first one that made actual sense thank you so much

Thu. Jul 5, 2012 - 12:10 am

Brandy - yay! glad to hear you are enjoying it! :) xoxo B

Thu. Jul 5, 2012 - 12:12 am

Brandy - Thank you Laura!

Thu. Jul 12, 2012 - 11:12 am

Amy - LOVE IT! I have been trying to “grasp” all the technology and this graphic is the first to really make sense for me, thank you so much!!!

Thu. Jul 12, 2012 - 11:27 am

Kate - Thanks! SO helpful!

Fri. Jul 13, 2012 - 12:01 am

Brandy - yay!! so happy to hear this! enjoy!

Fri. Jul 13, 2012 - 12:01 am

Brandy - you’re so welcome Kate! xoxo

Fri. Jul 13, 2012 - 12:01 am

Brandy - yes, it’s quite handy! happy shooting! :)

Thu. Oct 24, 2013 - 1:48 pm

Elena - Hola, I want download this amazing and useful cheat sheet but I can’t, I don’t know why. Can you send it to me, please?
Lots of thanks from Barcelona

Fri. Oct 25, 2013 - 10:17 pm

Brandy - Hi Elena! So sorry about that! There is now a link you can click to print or save the guide (just under the picture) thanks so much! xo B

Aperture vs. Shutter Speed

This post is part of my new Shooting in Manual series. I hope you are enjoying these photography posts! Have photography questions? Be sure to leave any questions you have in the comments below. Have fun! So now that we know more about aperture and shutter speed and what they can do for a photo […]

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Shutter Speed – The Basics

So this post is all about Shutter Speed. Once you really get to know both aperture and shutter speed, you’re almost set to jet shooting in manual. You’ll always pick one OR the other first… depending on how you want the picture to look, then you’ll adjust all your other settings according to that choice. Ready […]

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Aperture – The Basics

So you’re gonna learn to shoot in manual. YEAH!! No kidding, shooting in manual is super easy and I’m going to show you how one post at a time. The key players in manual mode are aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Commonly referred to as the big 3. Well in this post we’re going to learn all about lovely aperture. […]

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