We are all beginners when we start something new. When I started with wildlife & nature photography, the Internet didn't exist, so I could not consult forums, blogs, YouTube tutorials or other specialized media. Books and magazines were the only sources those days. The same applies to my knowledge of wildlife. Hard to imagine that I did not even know the names of the local birds flying around here in Belgium!
But that has changed dramatically. If you don't know something, there is always help available online about any topic. Maybe I can convince you to try this fantastic hobby by giving you an insight into my personal workflow.
With the revolution of digital photography and mobiles, everyone takes photos these days, hundreds even thousands of them every year. In most cases creating and enjoying a photo takes 3 steps. Even with a mobile phone, most of us follow those same steps.
The key here is "preparation"! This step is quite crucial because you don't want to arrive on location without the necessary equipment. Do you have enough battery power? Are all settings of your camera correct?Read more
Arrived on location, especially for wildlife photography, it's all about patience, camouflage, animal habits and camera techniques.Read more
An essential part of the workflow if you want to get the most out of your photos. Post-processing the photos and preparing them for publishing on screen, social media or print them on paper.Read more