28. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Oprah Spots Struggling Photographer’s Tweet, Offers Him a Job

Oprah Spots Struggling Photographer’s Tweet, Offers Him a Job

A struggling photographer recently published a Tweet in a last-ditch effort to find some work, and the Hail Mary paid off in a big way: Oprah Winfrey saw it and Tweeted him a job offer.

The Coronavirus Pandemic has had a major impact on photogr… Read the rest “Oprah Spots Struggling Photographer’s Tweet, Offers Him a Job”

9. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The WPPI Trade Show Has Been Rescheduled to August 15-19

The WPPI Trade Show Has Been Rescheduled to August 15-19

The Wedding and Portrait Photographers International Trade Show (WPPI) is one of the more popular photography shows and educational seminars in the United States. Normally held around late February or early March, the show has announceRead the rest “The WPPI Trade Show Has Been Rescheduled to August 15-19”

2. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Tips to Help You Find the Best Portrait Locations for Your Next Shoot

Tips to Help You Find the Best Portrait Locations for Your Next Shoot

When you’re out on an environmental photoshoot, it can sometimes be hard to pick the best locations to maximize your session. Mango Street has published this 8-minute video that covers a host of tips they say will make your images bet… Read the rest “Tips to Help You Find the Best Portrait Locations for Your Next Shoot”

2. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Breaking Down Photography Insights from 2020 to Project Trends for 2021

Breaking Down Photography Insights from 2020 to Project Trends for 2021

British electronics retailer Currys has published a comprehensive breakdown of insights it collected on the state of photography in 2020 using various statistical methods and sought input from three experts to forecast the troubled ph… Read the rest “Breaking Down Photography Insights from 2020 to Project Trends for 2021”

13. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy

Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy

Portrait photographer Miquel Quiles says he has seen new photographers make a lot of mistakes as they get started with their new hobby, one of which is where they choose to spend their money. In this 10-minute video, Quiles highlights five i… Read the rest “Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy”

13. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy

Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy

Portrait photographer Miquel Quiles says he has seen new photographers make a lot of mistakes as they get started with their new hobby, one of which is where they choose to spend their money. In this 10-minute video, Quiles highlights five i… Read the rest “Five Products That New Photographers Should Never Buy”

6. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für An Artist’s Detailed Process of Turning the Concept of ‘Writing’ into a Photo

An Artist’s Detailed Process of Turning the Concept of ‘Writing’ into a Photo

Photographer Alper Yesiltas has shared a detailed breakdown of how he came up with and executed a photo idea that embodied the idea of both “to read” and “to write.” While “to read” came to him quickl… Read the rest “An Artist’s Detailed Process of Turning the Concept of ‘Writing’ into a Photo”

3. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Artists Face Off in New Reality Series: ‘The Concept Challenge’

Artists Face Off in New Reality Series: ‘The Concept Challenge’

Portrait and fashion photographer Lindsay Adler has started a new reality competition series called The Concept Challenge. In each episode, two talented artists are given a concept that they must complete before time runs out.

While Adl… Read the rest “Artists Face Off in New Reality Series: ‘The Concept Challenge’”

30. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Use the Exposure Diamond to Balance Ambient Light with Strobes

How to Use the Exposure Diamond to Balance Ambient Light with Strobes

You might be familiar with the exposure triangle, but in this 7-minute video, Mark Wallace from Adorama TV describes the exposure diamond and how to effectively balance a strobe with ambient light.

The exposure triangle is a term used to de… Read the rest “How to Use the Exposure Diamond to Balance Ambient Light with Strobes”

19. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photo Idea: How to Capture Creative Reflection Portraits

Photo Idea: How to Capture Creative Reflection Portraits

Capturing cool reflection portraits might seem like a breeze—you just put someone behind some glass and go ham, right? But as photographer Matt Granger explains in this tutorial, even a basic understanding of the “key variables&#… Read the rest “Photo Idea: How to Capture Creative Reflection Portraits”

15. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Striking Portraits of People Covered in Thick Layers of Multi-Colored Paint

Striking Portraits of People Covered in Thick Layers of Multi-Colored Paint

Renowned commercial and fine art photographer Tim Tadder recently captured a new collection of striking, technicolor portraits in which he shows bald, black-paint-coated subjects in the process of being covered in multiple primary co… Read the rest “Striking Portraits of People Covered in Thick Layers of Multi-Colored Paint”

14. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Connect with Your Subjects and Capture Meaningful Portraits

How to Connect with Your Subjects and Capture Meaningful Portraits

Portrait photographer Oded Wagenstein recently sat down with Canon to share the most important lesson he’s learned over the course of his career. Namely: how to build meaningful relationships with strangers and capture more auth… Read the rest “How to Connect with Your Subjects and Capture Meaningful Portraits”

8. Oktober 2020
von Darren Lewey
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Building Blocks of Artistic Portrait Photography

The Building Blocks of Artistic Portrait Photography

Of the many creative photographic genres, it is perhaps portrait photography where two camps—the representative and the artistic—can be most clearly observed. Whilst the former requires context through captions and backstory to elev… Read the rest “The Building Blocks of Artistic Portrait Photography”

4. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Photographer is on a Quest to Find and Photograph the True Definition of Beauty

This Photographer is on a Quest to Find and Photograph the True Definition of Beauty

Photographer Sara Melotti‘s career started with a meteoric rise in the world of fashion photography. But 3 years into a job that took her to some of the most glamorous places on Earth, she realized that she was contributing to an indus… Read the rest “This Photographer is on a Quest to Find and Photograph the True Definition of Beauty”

1. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Trying TikTok Photography ‘Hacks’ to See if They Actually Work

Trying TikTok Photography ‘Hacks’ to See if They Actually Work

Photographers Rachel and Daniel at Mango Street decided to try out a few “photo hacks” they found on TikTok. These sorts of quick “hacks” are notorious for being fake or exaggerated, and they wanted to see which o… Read the rest “Trying TikTok Photography ‘Hacks’ to See if They Actually Work”

24. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light

How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light

Photographer and YouTuber Jiggie Alejandrino loves to show his viewers what’s possible when shooting with just one light; but for his most recent tutorial, he took the concept one step further. Not only did he shoot this using a sing… Read the rest “How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light”

24. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light

How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light

Photographer and YouTuber Jiggie Alejandrino loves to show his viewers what’s possible when shooting with just one light; but for his most recent tutorial, he took the concept one step further. Not only did he shoot this using a sing… Read the rest “How to Shoot Dramatic Portraits with a Point and Shoot Camera and One Light”

15. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Eye Autofocus Comparison: Canon Has Caught Up to Sony, Nikon Lags Behind

Eye Autofocus Comparison: Canon Has Caught Up to Sony, Nikon Lags Behind

Back in May of 2019, Jared Polin of Fro Knows Photo ran a side-by-side Eye AF comparison that showed (to nobody’s surprise) that Sony was the king of Eye Autofocus. But a lot has changed since then, including several firmware updates a… Read the rest “Eye Autofocus Comparison: Canon Has Caught Up to Sony, Nikon Lags Behind”

14. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Photographer Turned His Front Door Into a Camera to Capture COVID Portraits

This Photographer Turned His Front Door Into a Camera to Capture COVID Portraits

Photographer Kyle Roper is no stranger to unique camera creations; he was the producer for the viral Skyscraper Camera Project. But his latest project is a bit smaller and more intimate. Amid the pandemic, he turned his front door into a cam… Read the rest “This Photographer Turned His Front Door Into a Camera to Capture COVID Portraits”

30. Juli 2020
von Dan (Chick) Roberts
Kommentare deaktiviert für Co-Creating a Light Painting in Real Time with Someone Across the World

Co-Creating a Light Painting in Real Time with Someone Across the World

Photographer Dan Roberts recently collaborated on an “intercontinental light painting.” Using a projector and the power of the Internet, he and Frodo Alvarez captured a light-painting portrait in real time from across th… Read the rest “Co-Creating a Light Painting in Real Time with Someone Across the World”