On a hot summer day, a boy was born in the family of Adeline Werner and Burton Lee, who was destined to become a great photographer. However, until the time when Russell took the camera in his hands, a long time had passed. The first famous pictures he took after 30 years. Worked Russell Lee in the style of a documentary photo. Also valuable are ethnographic pictures of the master.
The hard way becoming a photographer
Russell Lee was born July 21, 1903 in Ottawa. Family life with his parents did not work, and his father left the family. Russell at that time was only 5 years old. Continue reading
Twilight, blue hour. Regardless of what you call it, this is a great time of day for photographers to make some unique and even mystical images. With a beautiful silky sky, where the remaining light gets a faint shade of blue, the blue hour is often just imperceptibly let through, but at the same time surprisingly mysterious time of the day, which occurs shortly before sunrise and immediately after sunset. It usually lasts from 20 to 40 minutes, depending on the weather and latitude. Continue reading
Shooting with the help of a wireless remote control significantly enhances the capabilities of the photographer, brings much more flexibility to the work. Touching the camera directly is sometimes not practical or even impossible. In addition, simply pressing the shutter button with your hand can cause vibration and camera shake, which will noticeably degrade the image quality. Continue reading