Mike Buckley Photographer

Stops. Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO

Stops.  Shutter Speed,  Aperture and ISO – The Bare Bones of Photography As this is intended to be an introduction to photography I shall try to keep it as straight forward as possible however, one term that I will be using and, something that you will encounter time and again in books, articles etc are…

Just Add Light – Off Camera Flash

Just Add Light. Ok, you have the subject, the location and the picture in mind. You dial in your settings, hit the shutter and… It’s flat. It’s well composed. It’s correctly exposed but it’s flat all the same. The same as the thousands of images you are bombarded with all over the net. Good (ish)…

Let there be more light! – Balancing flash and ambient light.

Dragging the shutter – balancing manual flash and ambient light Dragging the shutter is a bit of an old-school term for stopping down (slowing) your shutter speed when using flash to allow some ambient light to register in the exposure. It’s quite a straightforward technique but one that seems overlooked. When we balance flash with…

Sheffield Wedding Photographer

Sheffield Wedding Photography Katie & Joe | Summer, Romance and a Bandstand in the Park. A small selection from the joyous wedding of Katie & Joe.  A really bright, sunny day set things perfectly for their very public wedding in the Bandstand in Weston Park, Sheffield.  They had a brass band too but they had to make…