USING A TEXTURE AS A SUBJECT
Although it may seem that the use of texture in photography is a rather simple compositional technique, nevertheless sometimes there are certain difficulties in its development. Lighting, shadows, and colors…

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CAN THE PHOTO MENTOR HELP YOU HAVE IMPROVED EFFECTIVENESS?
You are a good photographer, or at least you think so. You have several years of experience. You started as an amateur, but then gradually discovered that you can turn…

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8 TIPS FOR CREATING A PORTABLE PHOTO STUDIO
If you don’t have your own home photo studio yet, or if you need a mobile one to get studio-quality photos, check out the tips from Jackie Lamas, a Mexican…

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15 GENERAL ERRORS OF PORTRAIT PHOTOS

To make successful photo portraits, you need to think not only about the camera settings: you need to control that the lighting is installed correctly, there is a suitable background, as well as a wardrobe and other details for shooting. But most of the attention you need to pay to the people you photograph.

Combining all this is not easy, especially if you have little or no experience.

A good way to gain experience is to practice taking portraits of someone you know and who like to be photographed. Continue reading

YURI ABRAMOCHKIN – “DELICATE PROFI” OF REPORTING SHOT

Yuri Abramochkin (Yury Abramochkin) – a bright personality in the circles of Soviet photographers. Having been engaged in reportage filming for more than 60 years, he was awarded many awards. The most famous politicians of Soviet Russia and abroad fell into his lens. However, he was not limited to working with celebrities. On business trips, Yuri Abramochkin took the time to film ordinary people who were engaged in everyday affairs. Working in the genre of reportage photography, he managed to go down in history as a unique and inimitable master of his craft. Continue reading

COSTUMED PORTRAITS - 5 TIPS FOR MAKING CORRECTLY
Over the past few years, interest in photographing costume portraits has grown markedly. Starting from movie displays and ending with inspiration from historical canvases, there is no end to those…

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HOW THE PHOTO CHANGE THE BRIGHT GLARES IN THE EYES
You have chosen the pose of the model, set the lighting and found the desired shooting angle. Everything seems to be fine. Your model is motionless, looking into the lens…

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10 COOL WAYS TO USE THE CAMERA FLASH
Flash is one of the simplest but most versatile tools in photography. Once you understand the basics of its settings (say, how to reduce or increase power and how to…

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UNDERSTANDING WIDE AND SHORT LIGHTING IN PHOTOS
There are many lighting options that you can use when taking portraits. Lighting "Rembrandt" and "Butterfly" are two classic schemes that are easy to configure and give excellent results in…

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