Srivatsan Sankaran

I'm Srivatsan Sankaran from Chennai.I have been pursuing my passion for photography for the past 3 years.. I began with Sony DSC-S600 and used it for landscape, portrait, etc. After 3 years , I transitioned to Nikon Coolpix and used it for 6 months. I learned a lot through a dedicated lifestyle for understanding the very nuances of photography.Currently I’m using Canon Eos 500D with kit lens and Macro lens.

long exposure seascape photograph
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Monday, July 8th, 2013
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3 Basic Tips For Seascape Long Exposure Photography

In my last post, I discussed about how to shoot the traffic light trails, and its post production workflow. Today, I would like to share some basic tips for seascape long exposure photography. Although most of the More...

Before and after of photoshop tutorial
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Saturday, June 8th, 2013
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Photoshop Tutorial: Post Processing Light Trail Photographs

You may wonder what exactly to do after capturing the light trails photographs in RAW format. Most of the people have no idea how the final image should be. So, it’s better to decide what to do before post processing More...

traffic light trails -- light trail photography
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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3 Basic Tips for Light Trail photography

In my last post, I discussed about 5 Long Exposure Photography Tips You Should Not Miss. This post is the basic tips you should follow when you experiment light trail photography. I have already recommended the More...

long exposure photography at twilight
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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5 Long Exposure Photography Tips You Should Not Miss

You are probably wondering what exactly is long exposure photography since you are reading this. So, let me explain what it is.  It’s the technique in which not only shutter is left open for a while, but also More...

Final image after focus stacking the source images
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Saturday, April 6th, 2013
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Focus Stacking Macro Photographs — Photoshop Tutorial

In my previous post, I explained about ‘4 things you should do before focus stacking a macro photograph’. I would like you to read it for a better understanding of this tutorial and getting good results. This More...

Final focus stacked image
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
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4 Things You Should Do Before Focus Stacking

In my previous post, I explained my post processing workflow of macro photographs. In this post, I shall explain one of the important techniques in macro photography — Focus stacking. What is Focus stacking? Focus More...

Before and after of post processing an image
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
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Photoshop Tutorial on Post Processing a Macro Photograph

In my last post, I talked about ‘2 things you should do before post processing a macro photograph’ . I would like you to read it for a better understanding of this tutorial and getting  good results. This post More...

RAW and JPEG image comparison
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Sunday, February 10th, 2013
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2 Things You Should Do Before Post Processing Macro Photographs

Macro Photography is all about capturing small subjects, or small parts of subjects, at high magnifications. 1:2, 1:1 (life size), 2:1 are some of the magnifications you will come across in the macro photography More...

Macro droplet on blue flower
By Srivatsan Sankaran On Wednesday, July 18th, 2012
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10 tips to shoot macro droplets on flowers

    Droplets are very common especially in monsoon periods that play very prominent subject for macro photographers.   Do you think we must have a soft box, external flash and other costly accessories More...