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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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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CRYSTAL SPHERE - THE WORLD IN YOUR HANDS!
Photographic equipment has now become so popular that photographers renamed the crystal sphere into a lensball. What is the size of the lensball will be optimal for shooting? Let's look…

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PERFECTION OF INFINITE – PROFOTO A1X AND FOR SONY!

Engineers of the leading company-manufacturer of studio equipment declare that they do not stop at what has been accomplished and are striving to move forward and develop new ideas that allow them to create truly revolutionary products.

Profoto introduced a new improved version of its flash A1 – Profoto A1X.

The new model is equipped with a more powerful, relative to its predecessor, battery, and also has a quick recharge. Continue reading

FRED HERCOG – GENIAL PHOTO OF EVERYDAY

In 1930, Fred Herzog was born in Germany in the town of Bad Friedrichshall. He was fascinated by photography from childhood. Already in 20 years, he acquired a camera and went to shoot the streets of his native city. Soon his parents were gone, and Fred decided to emigrate to Canada. The camera was one of the most important things of his modest baggage.

Settling in Vancouver, Herzog settled in the ship dock. In his spare time, he took photographs, the heroes of which are ordinary citizens. Continue reading

WHAT IS THE SUNNY 16 RULE IN A PHOTO?

One of the most well-known rules regarding exposure adjustment in photography is Sunny 16 – the “solar rule 16”, or “f / 16 rule”, also known as the “Tamba rule”. It goes back to the early days of photography and it seems that at the moment this rule … is outdated. However, many novice photographers get acquainted with it when studying the exposure settings. So, what is the “solar rule 16” and does it matter for modern photography? Continue reading

YONGNUO ANNOUNCES ANNOUNCEMENT!
The Chinese photo equipment manufacturer Yongnuo has announced two new products: an EF-E II adapter for Sony E-mount cameras and a YN560TX Pro TTL controller. Thanks to the Yongnuo EF-E…

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BEACH PHOTOGRAPHY: TIPS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON SHOOTING PERFECT SUMMER IMAGES
Not only travelers are under "beach hypnosis." Today, more and more photographers are drawn to a relaxing adventure in the form of shooting at the water's edge - this is…

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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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OTTO STAINERT - A BRIGHT REPRESENTATIVE OF GERMAN EXPERIMENTAL PHOTO
Otto Steinert is rightly considered one of the most famous European photographers of the twentieth century. He not only created many amazing, memorable photos, but also went down in history…

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