Excio Hub: The new online space for our members and fellow photographers

We feel we’ve outgrown our Facebook Group and need a new home for our community. Join us on this exciting journey as we are building Excio together!

Capturing a moment in time with Angela White

Angela has always enjoyed photography but was using just her phone camera to take images for many years. Then, in 2018, she bought a DSLR and is now discovering a passion for long exposure landscapes in which she can capture a moment in time.

The hidden cost of photos for presentations

Developing a cost-effective way to source and use stock photography can be tricky. In this post, Isla Grant of Lane Neave discusses how choosing fewer, more impactful images help in creating great presentations.

Late bloomer Carolyn Collins discusses her passion for flower photography

Although a late bloomer when it comes to photography, only picking up a camera in her mid-60s, Carolyn has found a passion for photographing flowers, even making greetings cards from her images.
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Neutral colours in photography: How to use them for warmth and effect

When it comes to photography, there are many different ways to create an effect. You can use light, shadows, and of course, colour. In this blog post, we will focus on the use of neutral colours.

Using photography to connect us as people and help conserve New Zealand’s wildlife: Interview with wildlife photographer Chris Patterson

Conservation has always been important to wildlife photographer Chris Patterson who says it is a privilege and a pleasure to be able to capture New Zealand’s unique natural biodiversity.
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Red colour in photography

We want you to see red! No, not in anger although you might want to explore that concept in your photography and see how red plays a part, but to capture this colour and explore its many associations.

Matariki: Photographing an historic first

Let’s get out and photograph the true meaning of Matariki on this historic first national holiday to celebrate mātauranga Māori. But what does this mean and what should we capture? Excio has a personal assignment for every photographer.

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