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
Eugene Smith (William Eugene Smith), famous in the genre of documentary photography, today is known throughout the world. Throughout his life, he was convinced that photography could not only tell about current events, but also change the world. He was willing to take risks for the sake of a good frame, and many of his works are proof that this risk was justified.
American photojournalist did not seek to maintain objectivity during filming. He tried to convey a subjective view of the situation, to reveal to the viewer his idea of it. Continue reading