Tip of the Day: Something Fishy

- Skip the polarizer. It can add strange colored flare when shooting through glass into water.

Want to capture aquatic life without getting wet? Head to the aquarium to get some great underwater shots:

- A rubber lens hood lets you press up to the glass and minimize stray light and reflections.

- Skip the polarizer. It can add strange colored flare when shooting through glass into water.

- Keep the lens parallel to the glass to reduce magnification irregularities.

Adapted from The Better Photo Guide to Digital Nature Photography_, Jim Miotke, ©2007 AmPhoto Books._