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12 Photography Gifts Dad Will Love for Under $50

A Dynamic Dozen Deals for Dad

ArticleBuying Guides Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, June 9, 2014

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Father's Day is coming and you want to give dear old Dad something to feed his photographic habit. Here are 12 affordable and practical gifts for any Dad whose passion is photography.

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TAGS: adorama,  buying guide,  close-up,  monopod,  backpack,  bags,  flash modifier,  Fathers Day 

Become a Better Photographer: Get Closer!

Exploring Photography with Mark Wallace

ArticleAdoramaTV - Exploring Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Mark Wallace, September 17, 2013

Stuck in a creative rut? Mark Wallace shares an exercise that will help you explore and capture your world—even in a nasty parking lot!

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TAGS: close-up,  composition,  photography tip,  Fujifilm X-Pro1 

Here's A Creative Idea for Unusual, Fetching Photos of Jewelry

Visual Impressions with Joe DiMaggio

ArticleAdoramaTV - Visual Impressions Techniques and How-Tos - by Joe DiMaggio , April 4, 2013

Sometimes, the great outdoors is a better studio than the one inside. Watch as Joe DiMaggio braves the freezing rain to get stunning photos of jewelry for a client.

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TAGS: canon,  professional,  macro,  close-up,  studio lighting,  lighting technique,  products,  underwater,  tele-extender,  product photography,  close focus 

What's The Best Lens for Breathtaking Wide Angle Closeup Underwater Photography?

How to use ultra-wide lenses to reel in amazing close-up underwater photos.

ArticleUnderwater Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Michele Westmorland and Matt Weiss, May 3, 2012

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If you're looking to capture high-impact underwater photography without the backscatter, an ultra-wide lens and closeup photography are your secret weapons.

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TAGS: close-up,  wide angle,  fisheye,  Canon EOS 5D Mark II,  underwater,  underwater housing,  close focus 

Shoot Amazing, Sharp Dew Drop Macro Photos You Can Be Proud Of

Just dew it, with help from extension tubes

ArticleMacro Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Bryan Peterson, April 3, 2012

See those water droplets hanging from flowers, grass and more? Follow this advice and discover how you can capture their unique view of the world with your digital camera.

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TAGS: water droplets,  macro,  close-up,  macro photography,  extension tubes,  Kenko 

Garbage In, Art Out

Mining the Mundane for Great Photos

ArticleComposition and Exposure Techniques and How-Tos - by Bryan Peterson, September 8, 2011

Just like mining for real gold, mining 'gold' images seems to be a goal shared by most photographers, yet some of the finest gold to be mined is often overlooked. These images remain 'buried', hidden in some truly mundane locations...and sometimes, in a heap of garbage!

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TAGS: macro,  close-up,  macro photography,  composition,  extension tubes 

After-Capture Techniques for Close-Ups

Solving problems digitally that you can't possibly solve when shooting.

ArticleMacro Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Allen Rokach with Anne Millman, July 12, 2011

One of the great boons of digital photography is that the image-making process continues after you have taken your shot.

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TAGS: photoshop,  close-up,  macro photography,  photoshop techniques,  Photoshop CS5,  Focus on Macro Photography 

Close-ups: Getting a Sharper Image

How to shoot up close and get tack-sharp results

ArticleMacro Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Allen Rokach with Anne Millman, June 20, 2011

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The biggest challenge photographers face when shooting nature close-ups is how to get a sharp image.

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TAGS: tripod,  macro,  close-up,  macro photography,  sharp,  sharpest aperture,  sharpening,  Focus on Macro Photography 

Which Focal Length Macro Lens Is Best For You?

The long and the short of macro lenses

ArticleMacro Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Sandy Ramirez, May 10, 2011

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Do you need a 180mm macro lens or will a 60mm do? What's the difference when both can deliver 1:1 magnification?

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TAGS: macro,  close-up,  macro photography,  Lens advice,  lens,  Focus on Macro Photography 

PhotoZAP 20: Floral Flourish

Our critics praise and pan your pictures

ArticlePhotoZAP: We Critique Your Photos Techniques and How-Tos - by Adorama Learning Center Editors, December 10, 2009

“I admire the photographer’s MacGyver-like inventiveness in setting up this shot and his efforts to modify and shape the light.”—Mason Resnick

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TAGS: flash,  close-up,  electronic viewfinder,  superzoom,  sony,  flower 

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