HOW TO USE A REFLECTOR FOR PORTRAITS WITH NATURAL LIGHTING
Reflected light adds depth and freshness to portraits. Sometimes you can use the reflected light of natural origin, looking in the open air for large surfaces of large size, so…

Continue reading →

PHOTO GUIDE DURING THE BLUE HOUR
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…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

amateur

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 It goes back to the early days of photography and it seems that at the moment this rule … is outdated.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

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…

...

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…

...

HOW TO INSTALL THE WHITE BALANCE AND WHAT IT INFLUENCES IN PHOTOS
While the human eye can easily adapt to changing shades of light, the camera is a bit more complicated. Because of this, you yourself must tell her when she recognizes…

...

RUSSELL IS A FAMOUS PHOTOGRAPH-ETHNOGRAPH AND GENIUS DOCUMENTARY PHOTO
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…

...