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7 AWESOME FLAT LAY PHOTO IDEAS
Flat Lay is an extremely versatile still life genre. It can be minimalistic and simple, contain only key objects in a well-designed composition or dozens of tiny objects that form…

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BEACH PICTURE: TIPS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PERFORMING PERFECT SUMMER IMAGES
Not only travelers are under "beach hypnosis." Today, more and more photographers are reaching for a relaxing adventure in the form of shooting at the water's edge - this is…

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ALIKO ARUTYUNOV - PHOTOGRAPHER-SUMMER OF THE SOVIET EPOCH
Valery Sergeevich Arutyunov was born in Tbilisi in 1939. Its origin influenced the formation of a special mentality of the artist, allowed to absorb the culture of different nationalities. It…

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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

PHOTO KOTIKOV: SOME RECEPTIONS AND TIPS
Well, who doesn't like cats? Only those who do not know how to photograph them. When it comes to shooting cats, we immediately imagine kittens with their cute movements, which…

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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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CREATING DIGITAL PHOTOS - YOUR PHOTO TIME MACHINE
Photography is a human collective past, which is a huge visual archive of various techniques, techniques and creative processes. Each print - a daguerreotype, a Polaroid photo, the brightest HDR…

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HOW TO MAKE PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS OF SWIMMERS
Sports photography requires skill and time and belongs to a very technical genre. Swimming is a spectacular sport. It has a lot of movement, beautiful bodies of athletes, smooth surface…

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