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How To Use A Big Stopper (10 stop ND filter) for Landscape Photography

The 10 stop Neutral Density filter or also known as the Big Stopper is one of those filters that gives a love or hate final image. Becoming ever more popular over the last 8 or 9 years you’d be hard pushed to find a landscape photographer that hasn’t used one. This extremely dense filter will elongate the final exposure from seconds into minutes giving a surreal look to the resulting photograph. Blurred water and misty seas along with streaky clouds […]

Learn ND graduated filters

Learn how to use and choose the correct neutral density or ND grad/ graduated filter. Very often this type of tutorial appears in the photography magazines but they’re not giving you all of the information you need to choose the correct density. When I first started learning photography I found it extremely irritating when I asked others “how do I choose the correct grad” and get various responses that led to nothing. Hopefully what I’ve done with this tutorial is […]