15 GENERAL PORTRAIT PHOTO MISTAKES
To make successful photographic portraits, you need to think not only about the camera settings: you must control that the lighting is set correctly, there is a suitable background, and…

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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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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…

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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

HOW TO USE A TELECONVERTER

Teleconverter (English sec. TS) is an additional optical system, which is fixed between the camera body and the main lens. The goal of the teleconverter is to increase the effective focal length of the primary lens. TSs are characterized by multiplicity of increase, which varies from 1.2x to 3.0x (the most common are 1.4x and 2.0x). For example, for a telephoto lens with a focal length of 300 mm f / 2.8, a 2.0x teleconverter will double the focal length and reduce the maximum aperture by two full feet, resulting in a focal length of 600 mm f / 5.6. Continue reading

HOW TO PHOTOGRAPHIC INTERIORS TO PRINT YOU IN MAGAZINES?

Shooting interiors is a rare skill that comes in handy if you have customers eager to advertise their inner space for their own business. Think now about anyone, who may be useful pictures of the premises for placement on the website: from the restaurant and entertainment venues to the museum, gallery and even a realtor.

Individual publications will pay good money for high-quality images of interiors, so this niche of photos can also be very profitable … if you have the right set of skills. Continue reading

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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PHOTO COMPLEX - HOW TO PHOTOGRAPHY INTERESTING
Today, the popularity of cosplay is growing noticeably - a costume game, when there is a reconstruction of the appearance, attributes and character of famous cinema characters, cartoons, comics, computer…

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4 WAYS TO ADD DEPTH AND DIMENSION INTO PHOTO
One of the problems of photography is a two-dimensional environment, with which we are trying to capture the three-dimensional world. Creating a sense of depth and dimension in the image…

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WHAT IS PRESSURE COMPRESSION AND HOW TO USE IT IN PHOTO
Have you ever heard someone say that a telephoto lens “compresses” the background or “smoothes” the image? We will understand what is meant. The perceived distance between the subject and…

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