PHOTOGRAPHY STILL

GALINA KMIT - RUSSIAN PHOTO REPORTER, PHOTO ARTIST AND ACTRESS
We all love good stories. Creating a documentary photography project can be a great way to develop your own professionalism. In addition, documentary photography is of interest and helps to…

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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,…

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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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HOW TO PHOTO DOGS IN MOVEMENT

Dogs are incredibly athletic animals – from fast greyhounds to representatives of muscular shepherd breeds. But it’s one thing to capture a calm pet in a motionless pose or completely asleep, and quite another in motion. And by the way, this is exactly the type of photograph that cannot be played on a mobile phone.

How to photograph dogs in motion

Do not forget that there are a number of canine sports dedicated to the four-legged sports talents. You can shoot at agility competitions, while playing frisbee, flyball and much more. Continue reading

PHOTOSPLAY – HOW TO PHOTO INTERESTING

Today the popularity of cosplay is growing noticeably – a costume game, when there is a reconstruction of the appearance, attributes and character of famous movie characters, cartoons, comics, computer games. Events such as Comic Con are held every year, bringing together cosplayers from around the world. This is an interesting niche for the photographer to use his creative abilities, because the quality of the photo very much depends on how close the created image is to the “original” cosplay character. If you are interested in trying yourself in this genre, these notes are sure to come in handy. Continue reading

PETER LINDBERG – BEAUTY PROMOTIONAL WITHOUT RETOUSH

The legendary photographer of the fashion industry was born on November 23, 1944 in the Polish city of Leszno. Soon after the birth of the child, the family moved to western Germany. Peter’s childhood passed in Duisburg. This port city left a big mark in the soul of the photographer. Lindbergh grew up, observing a certain harmony and coexistence of industrial areas and unspoiled natural landscapes. Later this will be reflected in his work. Continue reading

WHAT IS THE ADAMS ZONE SYSTEM. WHY IT IS NEEDED AND HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY USE IT

Have you ever wondered how some photographers can create images that are strikingly different from what you can see with your eyes? Digital photography allows you to use your computer to process images so that they look surreal. Many digital cameras have features such as wide dynamic range (HDR), multiple exposure. But this article will not consider them, but more natural shooting technologies.

The Adams zone system is another necessary tool in the photographer’s skill set, and therefore anyone who wants to engage in photography at an amateur level should learn how it works and how to use it correctly. Continue reading

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

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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PRACTICE IN PORTRAIT SHOOTING WITH TOYS
Portrait lighting is not easy to learn if there is no model at hand. After reading the articles and watching video tutorials on setting up the light, you will be…

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HOW TO PHOTOGRAPHY STILL LIFE. SIMPLE METHODS
You do not need to treat still life photography as a real problem, because you do not understand where to start work. This genre is definitely worth mastering, because it…

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HOW TO GET THE MAXIMUM BENEFIT FROM PHOTO CONFERENCE
One of the best ways to quickly improve your photography skills and expand your circle of acquaintances is to attend a photography conference. If you've never been to events like…

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