Dan Zafra

Dan is a professional nature and landscape photographer, photography educator, and co-founder of Capture the Atlas. His base camp is in Philadelphia, USA, but he spends long periods of time exploring and photographing new locations around the world.

Apart from shooting the Milky Way, the Northern Lights, and any landscape that can stir powerful emotions, he enjoys leading photo tours to some of the most remote places on Earth.

You can find more about Dan here.

Mis artículos:

Camera metering modes in photography

Camera metering modes explained – How to use metering modes

Any modern digital camera will have camera metering modes, which are fundamental to getting right exposure in your images. Also called exposure metering or just “metering”, camera metering is one of the key steps you need to do before taking a picture, and knowing the different camera metering modes will allow you to select the … Continue reading Camera metering modes explained – How to use metering modes

guide to photograph the milky way and get rid of noise in lightroom

How to photograph the Milky Way and the Galactic Center

Photographing the Milky Way is one of those experiences that leaves you in awe and gets you forever hooked. Seeing the stars with the naked eye is always impressive, but there’s something special about when you shoot the Milky Way and see our galaxy captured on your camera screen. However, taking pictures of the Milky Way seems like a daunting … Continue reading How to photograph the Milky Way and the Galactic Center

focus modes in photography - autofocus mode

Focusing modes explained – Understanding camera autofocus modes

Camera focus modes are something not all photographers are entirely familiar with, but one of the best ways to upgrade your photography is to understand autofocus modes and all of the possibilities that they have to offer! In this guide to camera autofocus modes in photography, we’ll start by briefly speaking about the differences between … Continue reading Focusing modes explained – Understanding camera autofocus modes

focusing in photography explained

Focusing in photography explained – How to focus in photography?

Focusing in photography is one of the most critical skills that a photographer needs. But just what is focus in photography? Without knowing how focus works, it’s difficult to create the pictures we’re looking for. We need focus to make images that impact our viewers and convey the emotions we feel when working with a … Continue reading Focusing in photography explained – How to focus in photography?