Shutterbugs and point-and-click supremoes take note! #TTOT gets snap happy with a natter about the finer points of flashing this week, and if there’s one group of people who are always ready to talk about exposure, it’s this lot. So join us on our travels as we put photography in the frame, and capture only the best side of Travel Talk On Twitter. Say cheese…!
The questions this week were:
Q1. Besides Instagram, what are your favourite photo apps?
Q2. A picture is worth a thousand words. Share a travel photo that tells a story
Q3. How can you still capture great travel photos when the weather is not cooperating?
Q4. What is the most photogenic place/country you have ever visited and why?
Q5. 3 useful travel photography tips for beginners.
The ‘Tagged! You’re It’ Shout Out for when blurry memories come back into focus.
@meljbel: I prefer to use a normal camera.. my phone camera is just used to catch those drunken ‘oh no I didn’t moments!
The ‘Cam Overboard!’ Shout Out for accidental fisheye opportunities.
@journeyingjess: I have a Canon DSLR 1000D that I bought in Thailand over a year and a half ago…after I fell in the ocean with my old one!
The ‘Car Pool Tunnel Syndrome’ Shout Out for playing the odds.
@kitwhelan: I’ve actually gotten some pretty sweet pics from moving vehicles, but it’s like 1 out of every 50.
The ‘Two Can Play That Frame’ Shout Out for photo-taking tactics.
@willwks: Duomatic! Let’s you “double expose” to have two images on top of each other, ace.
The ‘Kech Me If You Can’ Shout Out for starting from scratch.
@indohoy: Huuuuu… I’d love to visit Morocco, you’ve made my itch worse.
The ‘Fan of Dirty Pictures’ Shout Out for staying grounded.
@GregGoodman: It ain’t photography if you don’t get muddy!
The ‘You’ve Been Shamed’ Shout Out for cause and effect conclusions.
@FloraBaker: Shameful. But then you know he’s not travelling for the right reasons – it’s just to show off about places. Karma’ll get him!
The ‘Shutter Up And Take My Money!’ Shout Out for bright ideas.
@GetawayMagazine: I got another tip! Use a HUGE beam to lighten everything up! Hahaha.
The ‘Composed Consideration’ Shout Out for toning it down.
@Travellerspoint: Take camera. Use camera. Often.
The ‘Snap Judgement’ Shout Out for refusing to rain in your creativity.
@TheAlexLop: Oh yes you can! Just treat that camera like it’s the most fragile thing in the world while you get pummelled.
The ‘Morning Lush Hour’ Shout Out for being schwepped up in the Outback.
@jessystravel: Ya, I’m a morning person BUT afternoons are also good for G&T’s in the bush.
The ‘No Such Thing As Canted’ Shout Out for refusing to be negative.
@traveldudes: The stranger the angle, the better the results! Get on the ground, get dirty! Climb on something, make fun of yourself!
Pan right this way for more hot shots from the world of Travel Photography and don’t forget to join in with #TTOT every Tuesday at 10.30!