There are some photographers who will brave any situation to capture that perfect moment, whether that means braving extreme flooding, or catching on fire. Luckily for us, others have captured photos of this happening. Tony Hakim has picked the best ones for your enjoyment, and to inspire you to go all out the next time you want to capture that elusive picture.
It’s great to be able to capture every exciting moment on a high definition professional camera, but we don’t always have one handy. That’s where smartphones come in. Although the first iPhone included a 2 megapixel camera, the latest Samsung now sports an incredible 16 megapixel camera. However, there’s always room for improvement, and with the range of accessories available now for your smartphone, you can take quality photos any time. Tony Hakim recommends the below accessories for smartphone photography.
For many of us, family photos usually mean standing perfectly still and putting on a fake smile while the photographer captures this boring image that will be hung on your wall for years to come. Tony Hakim recommends you try something out of the ordinary, something that will crack a smile when friends come to visit, and something that you’ll have fun being a part of. Below we’ve compiled some of the most creative family portraits to give you some ideas.
Whether you’re looking to give your home something unique and eye-catching, or you want a fun gift idea, these different ways to use photo frames as suggested by Tony Hakim are fun and creative. Some of these ideas are available ready to buy, but if you’re more of an artist, you can try creating them yourself.
Since the invention of Photoshop, anybody tech-savvy enough has gained the ability to manipulate photos, so it’s no wonder we can’t always trust what we see on the internet. Whether people just take advantage of a great photo by adding a little something, or make something out of nothing, it’s clear we all need to be a little more wary of these. Below are some famous photos you didn’t know were fake, as spotted by Tony Hakim.
If you’re lucky enough to have travelled the world and seen some the most iconic landmarks in person, then you probably know they aren’t always what they seem. Sure, the Pyramids of Giza are breathtaking, but they’re also depicted as being in the middle of a desert. Tony Hakim has compiled the below list of famous landmarks from different perspectives to show you just what framing and perspective can do to a photo.
There are many photographers out there who would love to hit the road with their camera and get the creative juices flowing. But before you begin your excursion, there are a few essentials you may be forgetting about, so the team at Tony Hakim Photography have put together a list of the essential travel photography accessories you’ll need with you.
Choosing a digital camera that is perfect for you can be a daunting task, one that requires time, research, and energy. Even a few years ago there wouldn’t have been so many options, but now you need to answer a number of questions: what do you want to shoot; how do you want to shoot it; what is your budget, and many more. So here are a few tips from the team at Tony Hakim Photography on how to choose the best camera for you.
There are nearly one thousand UNESCO World Heritage Sites to date, ranging from dazzling underwater ecosystems to the ruins of ancient civilisations. They are chosen due to their ‘outstanding universal value’, and each year around 25 new sites are inscribed. Tony Hakim’s list below looks at 10 of the most famous of these sites, and the most amazing photos of them.
Black and white filters can add a certain tone to your photos that colour just can’t deliver. However, it isn’t simply a replacement for bad lighting. Tony Hakim Photography has put together five tips below to help you shoot in black and white, and how to achieve the best results.