There are only three types of shots

July 14, 2013
©TerryMercer.com I was thinking, in reality there are only three types of shots: 1) happenstance - you stumbled upon a scene or subject, and happened to have a camera...
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Exposure Control (Bracketing)

July 09, 2013
Exposure Control (Bracketing) © Terry Mercer.com So, you have an important shot... big money and/or reputation rests on THE PRESS OF YOUR SHUTTER. You know what shutter...
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Lens Flares - How to deal with...

March 27, 2013
© Terry Mercer.com What ARE lens flares?? It usually shows up as yellow-orange-blue streaks or geometrically shaped spots, or could even be an overall haze in a portion...
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Wedding Tips #13 - Food

February 26, 2013
Wedding Tip #13… FOOD & Drink… © Terry Mercer Food & Buffets… whether catered or serve yourself… PREPARE, PLAN, and PREVENT PUKE! Seriously, E. Coli, Salmonella, Food P...
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Wedding Tips #12 - OUTDOORS

February 26, 2013
Wedding Tip #12… OUT DOORS (Wedding or Reception) © Terry Mercer.com Someone brought up OUTDOOR WEDDINGS… if your wedding (and/or reception) is indoors, most of this wo...
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Selecting a Photographer

February 24, 2013
Selecting a Photographer © Terry Mercer These days virtually anyone can pick up a camera, you probably have more than one yourself. Some people will get lucky, and ha...
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Wedding TIP #11 - FLOWERS

February 23, 2013
Wedding TIP #11 - FLOWERS © Terry Mercer.com Prior planning promotes pretty pedals. Here are some of " The Most Common Wedding Flower Mistakes, that are easily Avo...
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Wedding Planning Tips #1 through 10

February 18, 2013
Wedding Tips #1 through 10 © Terry Mercer.com These tips are FREE... Use them, modify them to suit your more specific needs, or just ignore those that don't apply to...
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Common Wedding BLACK OUT DATES

February 18, 2013
© 2012, Terry Mercer Know ahead of time if your wedding date falls on the same day as a trade conference, charity walk, national holiday, or some local event that coul...
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When choosing a camera...

February 18, 2013
© 2010, updated 2016, by Terry Mercer The Rule of P's fits well in the world of photography. Whether you are trying to get the right angle or position, or setting... or...
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If you have any questions about photography, please feel free to ask. I might not know the answer off the top of my head, but odds are I can either help you find the answer or know someone that knows the answer. After nearly 45 years of playing with hundreds of different cameras, both film and digital, I probably don't know specific 'make and model' info... but I UNDERSTAND PHOTOGRAPHY, and the PRINCIPLES & CONCEPTS of capturing and creating good to great images.
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