Jose Antunes
Jose Antunes is a freelance writer and photographer based in Portugal. Besides writing about the technical and creative aspects of photography for various publications, he leads workshops and leads photo tours to reveal the hidden perspectives from his country. "Less Gear, More Fun" is an important idea for him.
  • Photo & Video
    9 Essential Tips to Shoot Classic TheaterPreview theater400 ja
    Photographing theater is a challenge. You'll face low light, prohibitions against flash, moving actors and unevenly lit stages. Here are some tips for you to get the best photos under such challenging conditions.Read More…
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    How to Photograph JewelryPreview400 jewels ja
    You might not be invited to shoot jewelry for Christie’s catalogs, but taking pictures of your own jewelry can be a of fun, and a lesson about the way light works. Today, we'll walk you through the entire process.Read More…
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    How to Shoot Colored Light and WaterWater001previewlgja
    The challenge was simple: photograph colored light and water for an awesome shot. A good excuse to try something I had been thinking about for quite some time. Here are the results. Camera, flash, tripod, color gels and bathtub!Read More…
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    5 Photography Apps for Windows Phone 8Windowsphprelg
    When most people think about apps for smartphones, they think of software to enhance pictures taken with the phone. The apps here are different: they are for photographers that want tools to use with their DSLR or compact cameras.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: 5 Tips for Perfect White BalancePreviewwb ja
    White balance should not be a problem these days, but it still confuses people. Should I shoot in RAW and not bother? Or should I choose a different WB for each situation? Today, we'll explain to you some of the tricks you can use to get perfect white balance.Read More…
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    10 Secrets for Better Flower PhotographyFlowers10tips japreview
    Flower photography is probably the most explored area of amateur photography, but the results for many people are never in touch with what they saw. Today, we'll show you how to get the best results.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: 8 Reflectors You Already Have in Your HomeHomereflectors preview
    Reflectors are the simplest way to soften, diffuse or redirect light. You may not think about it, but there are reflectors all around us, from the clouds in the sky to a model's white shirt. We've assembled a list of reflectors you can have for free, or almost. And they might already be in your home!Read More…
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    Essential Kit For an African SafariSafari300 preview
    An African safari is a dream for many photographers, but the idea of needing a big lens is a nightmare most amateur's face. The truth is that you can get good pictures on a safari with a 300mm. We tell you how and also show the kit you need for a trip to Africa.Read More…
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    Christopher O'Donnell: By Chance, Not by ChoicePreviewcd
    The golden hours of the day are the playground for Christopher O'Donnell. I could say pictures with rich colours and slim depth-of-field are a trade mark of his work. Much in love with the Maine area landscape, O'Donnell reveals in this interview he became a photographer by chance, not by choice.Read More…
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    How to Use Your Canon Speedlite 600EX-RTCanon600ex 01preview
    The introduction of radio for flash triggering in Canon starts with the Speedlite 600EX-RT, a flash that opens new horizons but also forces users to learn a few new things. Here are the most important thing to know about your Speedlite 600EX-RT.Read More…
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    Photographing Wild Birds in Civilized PlacesPreview3
    Just because hawks and eagles do not abound in your area does not mean you must give up photographing birds. There are lots of species around every home if you look closely. Here are some tips for photographing birds for fun.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Don't Shoot That Frog!Previewfrog
    We do know law enforcement sometimes picks on photographers. It is a widespread tendency, increasing as there are more and more people taking pictures. But not being able to shoot a frog in a public park is getting on my nerves. It is all due to having a long lens!Read More…