Tuesday 16 September 2014, 21:19 | Elja Trum | 346x read
If you would like to show another photographer how you did a specific lighting setup you can draw it on the back of an envelope you happen to have nearby. That doesn't make you look very professional of course. That's why Photofacts released a free Photoshop file (PSD) to show your lighting setups in a quick and professional looking way.
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Tuesday 24 September 2013, 20:24 | Elja Trum | 1522x read
PhotoWhoa sells al kinds of photography books, DVD's and other related stuff. To promote their site they also offer over ten free eBooks and other products that are worth checking out. The two latest free promotion eBooks are The Street Collective and The Beauty Collective.
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Tuesday 30 July 2013, 09:22 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1207x read
Each stock photography website will have its own set of rules which your photographs will be expected to conform with before those can be considered fit for commercial usage. In the clutter of all these rules and regulations you may also have come across a term 'model release'. What is this model release and how important is it in the context of selling your photos on micro-stock websites?
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Tuesday 23 July 2013, 09:17 | Sarah Jo Coryell | 1258x read
Perspective when speaking in terms of your photography, refers to the relationship of the objects in a photograph. This includes their relative positions within the scene and size and the space that exists between them. Basically, perspective is in the composition of a photograph and the way the objects are laid out.
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Friday 12 July 2013, 08:54 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1566x read
What is common between Eugene Atget, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Frank, Garry Winogrand and Weegee (Arthur Fellig)? They have all pursued an interesting genre of photography known as street photography. To say that Street Photography can be demanding is like saying the Beatles were a rock band.
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Wednesday 3 July 2013, 09:34 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1915x read
Getting the sharpest image in all possible circumstances is every photographer's dream. The sharpest image, however, takes a lot more than just hoping and you will need to focus on several aspects, all of which have to come together in order to create that one moment come alive in two dimension.
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Thursday 20 June 2013, 08:22 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1346x read
I bet after you bought your first camera your initial subjects would have been your family members or even your pet. The first couple of hundred pictures would have been anything but carefully thought out compositions. You would have shot both portraits and candid, clicked the shutter when your subjects would be least expecting it and hate you for that!
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Thursday 23 May 2013, 17:10 | Sarah Jo Coryell | 1426x read
Digital cameras have been around for many years but they are continuing to become the norm in terms of the equipment most photographers use. From the simple point and click camera, perfect for beginner, to the high tech digital cameras, costing thousands of dollars, there is something for every photographer.
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