Photography Basics

Links to learning resources for beginning photographers, or for those who need a refresher.

On Exposure:

Lenses & Depth of Field:


On Quality in Photography:

Photography Standards:

  • DPBestFlow - The first place to look for workflow standards
  • ASMP's Digital Photography Standards - A page devoted to promoting standards for digital photography
  • UPDIG - That's Universal Photographic Digital Imaging Guidelines; a "start-to-finish" primer on how to work with digital image files. This is an outstanding resource.

Image Galleries - Assignment Inspiration:


Free eBook - Basic Photography

Using interactive images, text and video, a resource for anyone new to photography, or for anyone wanting a refresher on the basics.