Photography Basics Articles

A Guide to Measurements in Photography – Part One

Measurements in photography can be tricky – here are some explanations of the more confusing ones.

New Look for

We’ve redesigned iDP and revamped the photography dictionary.

Aperture – Everything you wanted to know but thought it was uncool to ask

Aperture explained: what everyone needs to know about aperture, f numbers, and depth of field for taking better photos.

HDR : High Dynamic Range Explained So Anyone Can Understand

What makes a photo high dynamic range? HDR basics explained.

Shutter Speed – Everything You Wanted to Know but Thought it Was Uncool to Ask

What everyone ought to know about shutter speed and exposure times.

Improve Your Photos 60 Seconds at a Time

Tired of reading long explanations and tricky photo techniques? Here are 6 ways to improve your photos in 60 seconds.