The famous French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson once said your first 10 000 photographs are your worst. A depressing thought for the new photographer, especially when you’re about to travel. To help you along, we’ve collected the best photography tips, from the obvious (i.e take off your lens cap) to the more technical. These tips will turn you into a Pulitzer Prize winning photographer – ok, maybe just make your Facebook photos presentable…
An article about photography for the Essential Travel online magazine. Explaining some of the photography concepts got me interested in it as a hobby, which resulted in all the photos you can see on the photography page. The Essential Travel website has degraded badly since I left that company.
Editor Clayton Truscott
Writer Gugulethu Hlekwayo