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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 of the pool or splashes of water, a lot of shiny surfaces. Taking pictures of swimmers is not easy, but this practice is of great importance for your professional development as a sports photographer.
How to take professional photos of swimmers
We offer you some tips that will help to photograph sports swimming competitions at a higher level for yourself. Continue reading
You probably saw these cool photos that show fire rings, sparks and fiery whirlwinds? Have you ever wondered how this type of photograph turns out? Perhaps what you saw was a photograph using burning steel wool.
Steel wool. New ideas for lighting
Steel wool (iron wool, steel wool) is a bunch of randomly laid steel wires of very small cross section. It is used as an abrasive for grinding and polishing, in appearance it really looks like a tuft of wool, hence its English name steel wool. Continue reading
American David LaChapelle is known both in the fashion world and in show business. He is one of the most famous glossy photographers of our time, included by the American Photo Association in the top 10 most important people in photography. He is the author of famous video clips for a huge number of musicians of the first magnitude, from Moby, for whose video Christina Ricci turned into an angel, to Christina Aguilera, who was terribly criticized for the video sequence on the verge of a foul to the song Dirrty. Continue reading