A photography session with a toddler is always a challenge – when you want them to pose, they are busy turning their back and digging into their snacks, when you want them to look at the camera they look at the ceiling, when you say “Cheese”, they say “Moo”. But asking a child to pose [...]
Parenting: If your 3 year old tells you there’s a monster in their room early in the day, do you dismiss what they’re seeing or feed into it asking them to describe what it is they saw?
Vidhya Narayanan's @Quora answer to If your 3 yr old tells you there's a monster in their room early in the day, do you dismiss what they're seeing or feed into it asking them to describe what it is they saw? Definitely not the one to dismiss and there is nothing wrong in being scared [...]
Vidhya Narayanan's @Quora answer to What are the perks of reading books at an early age? I’m a mother of a 27 month old who is already an avid reader. Her latest obsession is a book called “Alphasaurus” which is the A-Z of Dinosaur names. She now knows, identifies and speaks almost accurately the names [...]
Vidhya Narayanan's @Quora answer to What are some of the best long-exposure photos you have taken? Sunset at Long Beach (18mm, ƒ/10, 30s, ISO 100, ND10): Late summer is always the best time to hit the beaches. Sun high up favoring the sunbathers and tanners, water not yet cold for swimmers, sand not so hot [...]
Vidhya Narayanan's @Quora answer to What is the best lighting for digital photography? Lighting - be it Natural or Artificial - depends solely on the purpose of the photograph and it has a significant impact in the end result. I'm assuming you are asking about available Natural light. There is no such thing as "best [...]
Vidhya Narayanan's @Quora answer to What are some tips for digital photography editing? Most images should need very little processing, nothing beyond enhancing details and sharpening. When I edit, I use the basic adjustments in Lightroom and Photoshop only if absolutely necessary. Take a test shot with your preferred settings and for a minute think [...]