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 work differently in landscapes or portraits than in photographs that contain many textures or patterns. But as soon as you begin to find textures in everyday life, they will significantly improve your pictures (or even become their main subject). Every aspect of the texture becomes an important part of the composition, so you need to consider all the details, from color to the picture and even depth. Continue reading
Infrared photography was originally created for state surveillance, but, as you know, the use of any shooting techniques in creativity is only a matter of time (for example, as is the case with high-speed photography). Although a lot of time has passed since then, and even the infrared film has already been discontinued, you can easily recreate the look of infrared photos when post-processing in the editor.
Infrared photography turns traditional landscapes into mystical otherworldly images filled with bright shades of supposedly chewing gum and a clear accent in the sky. Continue reading
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 your hobby into a professional channel and get good money for your work.
All of the above sounds like a model of success for the photographer: to conduct their own business with passion and satisfaction. However, there is always room for growth; there is always room for improvement. A photography mentor can help improve work efficiency. Mentoring in general is a proven path for professionals of all stripes to achieve even greater success in their calling. Continue reading
One of the problems of photography is the two-dimensional environment with which we try to capture the three-dimensional world. Creating a sense of depth and dimension in the image helps to interest viewers and draw their attention to photos. This article offers you four tips for creating depth in your shots.
Use the correct shooting angle
The first thing you can do to add depth to your photos is to stand in a suitable place and point the camera in the right direction. Continue reading
Do you know how to take clear photos without using a tripod? Many get blurry images, often associated with camera shake when you release the shutter. Unfortunately, this can occur due to improper hand position on the camera, and from shutter vibrations, which can cause serious difficulties or even become an insoluble problem.
What is the opposite rule in photography?
This article will discuss the most common cause of camera shake: shutter speed is lower than that allowed when manually holding the camera. Photographer Nazim Mansurov explains in simple words the empirical inverse rule, which can significantly increase the chances of taking clear photos if you don’t have a tripod on hand. Continue reading