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5 Things You Can Do To Take Better Pictures Or Beautiful Photos

Updated on February 21, 2015

How To Take Pictures Outside

Sometimes people can view the most beautiful sights and take great photos. In this hub I will give 5 things you can do to take better pictures. I have a photo collection,and will give some of my tips on how to take beautiful sunset pictures. Learning how to take pictures outside takes some practice. It took awhile to learn how to take beautiful sunset photos. The biggest obstacle for me was learning to get the horizon straight.

I enjoy taking sunset pictures and visit different places with my camera to get the best views of sunsets. Often times, there is a beach or some hills in the foreground or background. Beach pictures and mountain pictures with sunsets in the background are very popular. It is important when looking through the lense that the horizon line is very straight or it will ruin the entire photo

Beautiful sunsets are created by beautiful reflections at dusk and changes in the light make for unique and interesting photos as the sun gets lower finally reaching the horizon. Then, in its final attempt to light the earth, the suns light reflects beautifully and dramatically in it's surroundings. This is the perfect time to snap the photo. So it is important to wait for just the right time to take the best possible shot.

Taking sunset photos at just the right time can make the difference between a good photo and a great one. If you search google images and type in sunset photos, you will see some fantastic shot. Study them and find their weaknesses and strengths in your own opinion.

As you will see, many of my hubs consist of photos and different photos subjects. I love my hobby of taking photos. and have several beach pictures with various sunrise and sunsets and sunset photos from different areas.

So, the first thing to remember is to check the background and make sure the horizon is straight

Secondly, make sure to snap the picture at just the right time

The third photo taking tip would be to use a good camera.

The fourth photo tip is to make sure you have enough light. Use a flash if you need to.

And fifth would be check for any obstacles that may be in the way of making it a great photo.

These are5 things you can do to take better pictures.

Sunsets Photo Gallery

Sunset On Lake Erie
Sunset On Lake Erie
Chautauqua Lake Sunset
Chautauqua Lake Sunset
Farm At Dusk
Farm At Dusk
The Heavens
The Heavens
Suns Rays
Suns Rays
Nearing Dusk
Nearing Dusk
Viewing The Sunset
Viewing The Sunset



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    • Michael Shane profile image

      Michael Shane 

      9 years ago from Gadsden, Alabama

      There is nothing like a sunset! Natures way of saying Good evening! love your style......

    • malonge profile imageAUTHOR


      9 years ago from Western New York On Hubpages

      Thanks for the compliment. Glad you like them.

    • profile image


      9 years ago these and it takes the eye of a true artist to capture the right moment and you have done just that...Congrates are in order...

      I have become the new kid on your block...Well done



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