Great Digital Photography Tips to Teach Kids
Getting the best camera for kids is not enough to make them a digital photography wizard, there are some important lessons that they need to learn about photography as kids that would greatly help them in becoming a better photographer, I would discuss some of this things in this article and hopefully you would implement them for your child as they learn to become a better digital photographer.
Take Many Photos: One of the benefits of having a digital camera is that, you don’t have to worry about films and the associated cost, as it was few years ago. Now you can take as many shot as possible until you get the right mental aptitude at photography.
Like any other thing, the more you practice, the better you get at it. Encourage your child to take as many pictures as humanly possible. Teach them how to take pictures of things, places, people, etc. In the end, there is no cost associated with camera film, only memory space is needed, and it is always reusable once the pictures are coped or deleted.
Learn How to Hold The Camera Properly: This is what would usually distinguish a pro from an amateur or a novice. There are certain ways to hold a digital camera, it goes beyond holding it with your two hands and aiming at the object or subject as the case may be. Teach kids how to properly hold a camera and they would thank you for it forever.
Review Pictures With Kids: Earlier, I emphasized the importance of encouraging kids to take as many pictures as humanly possible. This is not just for the fun of it, but rather for learning purpose. Create time to review pictures taken with your kids.
Create a discussion session where you analyze the pictures they take and how they could have gotten a better shot if it wasn’t a good shot, but if it was a really good one, don’t hesitate in applauding their effort. All of this foes a long way in encouraging and teaching the kid about digital photography.…