When I'm out with my camera, I'm there in the moment. I'm finding beauty in the ordinary and fascinated by color, texture, and patterns.
It's calming, refreshing and it makes me feel alive.
This little book is your guide to exploring all the beautiful details around you. Whether you use your phone or a camera, slow down, explore, find some calm and love taking pictures. It's not about getting bogged down with settings but instead about connecting with what you see, capturing those moments and feeling good.
Charge your camera or your phone, take some time out from your busy life and let's go.
Sarah is a professional photographer who has a studio, gallery and photography lessons training base. Sarah has won awards for her images and gets great joy in sharing her passion with others. There is nothing greater than seeing others come alive with their photography. Sarah believes that it's about getting the best out of the camera that you want to use and this can also be your phone.
You can dip in and out, jump around or read this book from cover to cover. You can make notes in the margin if you want to and there are spaces to jot your ideas down.
The first part of the book will give you some tips on taking pictures and things to consider when out and about, but really, this book is about getting out there and connecting with what you see. It's all about falling in love with what's around you and finding the beauty in the ordinary.
Whilst there is a small section on settings to use when things don't look right, this book is more about getting creative with your photography whether you use a camera or a phone.
It is jam packed with ideas for when you are out and about in different environments such as in the city or at the coast. There are ideas for in sunny weather and also cloudy weather, plus composition tips.
It's all about loving your photography, slowing down, seeing and capturing the details around you.
It doesn't matter if you are an experienced photographer or totally new to it. It's a calming and mindful approach to taking pictures and a bit of time out for you.