8 TIPS FOR CREATING A PORTABLE PHOTO STUDIO
If you do not have your own home photo studio yet, or you need to have a mobile to get studio-quality photos, read the advice of Mexico’s portrait photographer Jackie…

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HYPERFOCAL DISTANCE: HOW TO USE IT TO TAKE SHOTS WITH THE RIGHT DEPTH OF SHARPNESS
"Hyperfocal distance" - sounds like a technical term that is used exclusively in the field of professional photography. However, in fact, this is something that everyone should deal with once…

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DRAGGING THE SHUTTER EFFECT IN PORTRAIT PHOTO, OR HOW TO MAKE THE PORTRAIT MOVE
The effect of “lengthening exposure” is familiar to anyone who used a compact camera set to “night portrait” mode. In order for bright blurred streaks to appear around the main…

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MERT ALAS – TURKISH STAR FASHION PHOTOS

One of the most sought-after photographers in the fashion industry, Mert Alas, was born in 1971 in Istanbul. His interest in glossy magazines appeared quite early. Merta’s father was a military pilot. Undoubtedly, the mother, who was a model in the 1960s, influenced the hobbies of the young man.

In 19 years, Alas went to the UK. In London, he studied the language and found a job as a stylist. His journey in photography began after meeting Markus Piggott in 1994. A fateful meeting took place at one of the photo shoots, which marked the beginning of a creative duet. They had a lot in common in their biography, professional preferences and hobbies. The guys rented the attic of an abandoned warehouse and equipped a small studio. Continue reading

HOW TO WORK WITH COLOR GRADUATION FOR CINEMATOGRAPHIC EFFECT IN PHOTO
The colors in the photo help to achieve the desired effect. For this reason, many photographers apply color gradation to their pictures. Although this technique is mainly associated with video,…

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USING THE TEXTURE AS AN OBJECT SHOOTING
USING THE TEXTURE AS AN OBJECT SHOOTING Use texture as a subject Although it may seem that the use of texture in photography is a fairly simple compositional technique, nevertheless,…

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HOW TO GET RID OF CLARKS ON PHOTOS
One of the most annoying problems in photography can be ugly highlights, which appear at the most inappropriate moments. They are known to occur when a light source hits a…

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HOW TO BUILD A POSE FOR A BABY AND A GUEST IN A WEDDING PHOTO
Wedding days are not only about brides, although it may seem so. A photographer at a celebration must shoot the groom alone and with his buddies (by the way, whether…

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