Camera Hacks to Take Pictures like a Pro

Camera Hacks to Take Pictures like a Pro

by: Angeli Robles, | Fotograpiya.com

 

1. Use Sandwich bag to create haze effect

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Do you want to achieve that mesmerizing haze effect on your photo but you don’t know how? Then get a piece of sandwich bag, wrap it around your camera lens, cut its end and start taking your photos with its new twist.

2. Vaseline can give you a Vintage Look

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A bit of Vaseline in front of your lens can give you an older look. This trick can give the vintage look that you want without the help of a time machine. However don’t go spreading the stuff on your lens right away, make sure to use a cheap filter fitted to your camera for protection.

3. Use an Empty Milk Carton to Diffuse Flash

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Have you ever notice the sharp effect of light when you use the flash of your camera? And have you ever think of a way to solve it?
Using an empty milk carton you can solve your problem with spending too much.

4. DIY Bokeh Photos

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“Bokeh” refers to the visual quality of the blur in the out of focus parts of a photograph.
This one is as simple as cutting shapes you want to use to form the blur to your liking.

5. Use a Business Card to Bounce Flash

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This one is a very simple hack for a common problem. It’s not something that will look professional but when you’re in a pinch a single business card can make you off the hook.

6. Make an easy Lens Hood

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Create your own lens hood to have deeper colours and richer saturation.

7. DIY Snoot

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Use the can of your favourite junk food to help you concentrate your light in a specific area.

8. DIY Rain Guard

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Those tiny little rain drop looks good but your camera in not a friend of water. What to do? Try to use your old CD case to resolve your problem.