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Excellent photographs. The last photo; tis beautiful.
    
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This is a nice idea, it really is.

Unfortunately, it's too optimistic and I wouldn't expect results if I were you.

The reason people take ****ty photos is not because they're bad photographer (they are).

It's because they don't CARE. People have an inability to care.

Seriously, think about it. Would YOU take a ****ty photo? No! Why? Because you care.

That's all I have to say about that.
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Awesome guide !
Lol this makes me wanna take pics of my PC and other stuff


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I wanna be the first to be critiqued!

Here's an older one.


Also a "night shot"
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This is a nice idea, it really is.

Unfortunately, it's too optimistic and I wouldn't expect results if I were you.

The reason people take ****ty photos is not because they're bad photographer (they are).

It's because they don't CARE. People have an inability to care.

Seriously, think about it. Would YOU take a ****ty photo? No! Why? Because you care.

That's all I have to say about that.
Untrue - most of the reason is because the don't know any better, never realized they are capable of it, or believe you have to have either expensive equipment or extensive knowledge.

This tutorial hits all the BASIC points to improve photography. I myself am no pro and know small basics like this and my wife used to marvel at how most of my pictures looked so much better than the ones she took. Now after watching what I did and after spending a year of just talking through what I was doing while taking pictures she realizes how simple and minor the things are she can do to try and improve the quality of the pictures we take with just a point and shoot!

Although there are times where I don't care about the picture being taken - for the most part on this forum people take bad pictures because they don't know any better! I have even helped a few people with tips in the past that they were thrilled about when they saw how easy it was
    
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Wow thanks for the guide man!! +rep.
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Nice tutorial! +rep
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Great tutorial, but maybe you should include pictures of your behind the scenes lighting setup? It would demonstrate how easy it is to get good some shots with proper setup.
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I'm glad someone addressed the craptacular image issue OCN has had for a while now, maybe I'll post the "how to build your own home studio equipment tutorial" I am working on in this thread to accompany your tutorial.

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I wanna be the first to be critiqued!

Here's an older one.

Also a "night shot"
A good start but you need a little "fill" light especially in the bottom pic so that you can still see detail even in non-lit areas of the case
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Great tutorial, but maybe you should include pictures of your behind the scenes lighting setup? It would demonstrate how easy it is to get good some shots with proper setup.
I think that's a good idea.
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