This is a Contre Jour photograph because I am shooting directly into the sun, although technically, because the Geyser blocks out the sun, this is more of a back-lit photo than a Contre-jour photo.
I would like to go beyond the automatic mode. Should I shoot only in manual mode though? When should I use the “Semi-automatic (priority)” modes?
I am a fan of the semi-automatic modes and when I…
Ask yourself, which mental trait is the opposite of “Creative”? This article encourages you to learn the mathematics, but leave it at home when you are exploring with your camera.
On a DSLR there is a choice of settings that allow you to have different levels of control over the camera. First you need to consider what you want to do, or to be precise, what kind of result do you want to achieve?