Sunset photos can be some of the most breathtaking photos out there. Talented photographers make good use of lighting, reflections and most importantly, timing. As the sun sets and draws closer to the horizon, the light of the sun is […]
Looking for some different ways to capture the great spring colors that are coming into bloom this time of year? Here are some spring photography tips to keep in mind.
1. Pay Attention to Your White Balance
When trying to capture […]
Father’s Day is approaching fast and it may very well be that you find yourself in a quandary: what do you get the man who has everything? Well for starters, you can pretty much write off slapping your paint-covered […]
Ever wonder how other people take pictures of themselves with themselves? I am going to tell you how I do it. I’ve broken it down into 3 parts. Now, I do skim over some of the details in some […]
Is there any flower more romantic than a rose? Here are 14 gorgeous rose photos to inspire you. If you have your own rose photos to share, why not upload them to our photo gallery?
Image by Joachim Mayr from […]
We are very pleased to announce the finalists in both of of our Matter of Time contests!
For the photo contest we asked you to share your photos that captured special moments in time, or expressed the concept of TIME. […]
Are you a photographer? Or, is there a photographer in your life? If so, we’re sure they’d appreciate any of these funny photographer t-shirts. Either as a gift or simply for a good laugh!
1. If I Can’t Take My […]
It’s been a long, cold winter here at Discovery Center headquarters in Ottawa, Canada. Winter weather can make us feel like hibernating, so we were really inspired to see all the photos and videos of people outdoors enjoying winter […]
Not that we really needed an excuse to post adorable puppy photos, but with it being National Puppy Day, we felt all the more inclined.
So, here goes! Ten puppy photos that are just beyond adorable.
High Key and Low Key photography make use of lighting and contrast (or lack thereof) to create a specific mood. Originally high key photography emerged as a solution for screens that could not correctly display high contrast ratios. Today […]
What camera should I buy?
I am asked this by friends, family, strangers, and parents of budding photographers on a fairly regular basis. Knowing that the real question usually is, “what is the cheapest camera I can get away with?”, […]
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Halloween photo challenge! Below are a few of our favorites and yours.
For our next Discovery Center Challenge, and with American Thanksgiving quickly approaching, we want to see your Holiday Food photos. […]
In the world of sports, life moves extremely fast. Being able to catch great and historic moments on camera requires skill, patience and a little agility on the photographer’s part – not just the athlete’s!
A few tips to keep […]
And the winners are in! Share your favorite with your family and friends on Facebook right away!
The time has come for us to announce the winners of our Smartphone Photography contest.
Last month we asked you to show us your […]
While traditional wedding photos are special and oh-so-important, fun & candid shots can make anyone’s photos really stand out from the crowd. So, put a little creativity in your wedding photos and make that special day even more memorable.
Spring has finally sprung! For many of us that means color—and, lots of it!
Flowers are emerging from a grayscale canvas. Green buds burst from gray tree limbs. Crocuses pop out of black earth.
It looks like spring.
Bring that same joy […]
Rain, rain go away! Come again another day!
Wait, I take that back… rain makes for amazing photos. Rainy days may not be your favorite days to shoot on, but it sure is worth the frizzy hair and soggy shoes.
Be sure […]