12. Januar 2021
von Jay P. Morgan
Kommentare deaktiviert für 5 Window Light Portrait Positions

5 Window Light Portrait Positions

I’m Jay P. Morgan from The Slanted Lens. In this article, we’re going to show you how to set up the five lighting portrait positions using the window and how to control the light.

I’ve got Rai here with me. Rai is from London.

The first thi… Read the rest “5 Window Light Portrait Positions”

5. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R

Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R

In an endeavor that seems to be driven only by curiosity, Photographer Jay P. Morgan modded an old IMAX lens to allow it to work with his Canon EOS R. But just getting the lens to work wasn’t enough, as Morgan decided to take the lens way ou… Read the rest “Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R”

29. Dezember 2020
von David Poyzer
Kommentare deaktiviert für My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project

My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project

Brzz, bzzzrrr. The rollers on the vintage Polaroid developer start to suck in the 8×10 Polaroid. Dan Bosman, a Mars Cafe barista of 14 years, and I are chatting just like we always do.

“It’s been slow,” says Dan. “None of my regulars have been t… Read the rest “My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project”

9. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Behind the Scenes of Photoshoot for Navy’s Specialty ‘Army vs Navy’ Uniforms

Behind the Scenes of Photoshoot for Navy’s Specialty ‘Army vs Navy’ Uniforms

The Army versus Navy college football game has been taking place since 1890 and annually since 1930. Photographer James Quantz Jr. was given the opportunity to capture Navy’s specialty uniform as part of its 175-year celebration o… Read the rest “Behind the Scenes of Photoshoot for Navy’s Specialty ‘Army vs Navy’ Uniforms”

5. Dezember 2020
von Pye Jirsa
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Fix Sitting Posing Mistakes

How to Fix Sitting Posing Mistakes

We’re going to walk you through common posing mistakes, particularly for sitting poses, and how to fix them. I want to cover this subject from both a masculine and feminine body language standpoint so you can see the differences and know how … Read the rest “How to Fix Sitting Posing Mistakes”

2. Dezember 2020
von Eric Retterbush
Kommentare deaktiviert für Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers

Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers

It hasn’t been easy being a portrait photographer during a pandemic. I opened my tintype portrait studio in February of 2020 with visions of goofy vintage photo remakes and smiling families gracing my lens. By the end of March, it was only st… Read the rest “Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers”

13. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photographer Calls Parabolic Softboxes a ‘Load of Marketing Bulls**t’

Photographer Calls Parabolic Softboxes a ‘Load of Marketing Bulls**t’

Photographer and educator Karl Taylor believes that parabolic softboxes are nothing more than marketing and that any conventional softbox can achieve the same results. In this 10.5-minute video, he proves it.

“It never ceases to … Read the rest “Photographer Calls Parabolic Softboxes a ‘Load of Marketing Bulls**t’”

12. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Duo Shoots a Wet Plate Photo Together Despite a 7000km Separation

Duo Shoots a Wet Plate Photo Together Despite a 7000km Separation

With the current state of affairs, photographers have been coming up with unique ways to exercise their craft remotely. Photographer Markus Hofstaetter decided he wanted to make a portrait with a friend and came up with a way to do it despit… Read the rest “Duo Shoots a Wet Plate Photo Together Despite a 7000km Separation”

11. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photographer Reviews the RF 50mm f/1.8 STM on the Canon EOS RP

Photographer Reviews the RF 50mm f/1.8 STM on the Canon EOS RP

Canon ambassador Irene Rudnyk has posted a review of the recently-announced Canon RF 50mm f/1.8 where she compares it to the old EF version from a build-quality perspective as well as shows the quality of the images she was able to produce wi… Read the rest “Photographer Reviews the RF 50mm f/1.8 STM on the Canon EOS RP”

11. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime

Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime

Given the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the entire visual arts industry has been turned upside down at best and ground to a halt at worst. But one company decided to try something different, and just launched an ad campaign shot e… Read the rest “Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime”

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”

2. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photographer Blends His Model’s Stories with BTS Lighting Setups

Photographer Blends His Model’s Stories with BTS Lighting Setups

In a video series that takes an unusual perspective, photographer Isaac Alvarez lets his model – in this case, Vanderpump Rules star Tom Sandoval – do the talking. For photographers who often talk about their process, this video lets you he… Read the rest “Photographer Blends His Model’s Stories with BTS Lighting Setups”

31. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Take Photos Like the Great Joel Meyerowitz

How to Take Photos Like the Great Joel Meyerowitz

Photographer and YouTuber Frederik Trovatten has just released episode three of his popular “How to take photos like…” series. He started with Vivian Maier, moved on to Robert Frank, and this week he’s breakin… Read the rest “How to Take Photos Like the Great Joel Meyerowitz”

30. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Make a Home Portrait Studio for as Little as $20

How to Make a Home Portrait Studio for as Little as $20

Pye Jirsa from Lin and Jirsa Photography and SLR Lounge dispels the idea that making a great home studio is expensive. In this 20-minute video, Jirsa explains how you can make a quick studio at home for as little as $20.

Though the whole video i… Read the rest “How to Make a Home Portrait Studio for as Little as $20”

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”

26. September 2020
von Jay P. Morgan
Kommentare deaktiviert für 4 Steps Every Photographer Should Know To Balance Strobes and Sunlight

4 Steps Every Photographer Should Know To Balance Strobes and Sunlight

In this video and article, Chanda AM is going to help me illustrate how to balance ambient light with strobes. I love shooting in this situation with ambient light and strobe light. I want to be able to combine the ambient light here in this bea… Read the rest “4 Steps Every Photographer Should Know To Balance Strobes and Sunlight”

24. September 2020
von Kyle Cong
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Choose Your Portrait Photo Background on Location

How to Choose Your Portrait Photo Background on Location

When shooting portraits on location, choosing the right background is critical, and just like anything in photography, there is no one size that fits all.

Let’s break them down into different scenarios. I’ll use examples for each one. We g… Read the rest “How to Choose Your Portrait Photo Background on Location”

22. September 2020
von Pye Jirsa
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Shoot ‘Water Hat’ Portraits On the Cheap

How to Shoot ‘Water Hat’ Portraits On the Cheap

The temperatures have been soaring lately. Depending on where you live, you might’ve even seen record heat over the last couple of weeks. Normally, such weather makes staying indoors (so long as you have air conditioning) sound ideal. How… Read the rest “How to Shoot ‘Water Hat’ Portraits On the Cheap”

1. September 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für 1980s-style Portraits of Pets and Their Humans

1980s-style Portraits of Pets and Their Humans

Los Angeles-based pet and family photographer Danielle Spires has been shooting humorous portraits of people and their pets in the style of 1980s-style studio portraits.

“I had been photographing my own cats in this 80’s Olan Mill… Read the rest “1980s-style Portraits of Pets and Their Humans”

31. August 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting Fashion Photos of Strangers on the Street

Shooting Fashion Photos of Strangers on the Street

NYC-based photographer Dani Diamond took a V-Flat and his portrait skills out to the Jersey Shore and shot fashion photos of complete strangers he ran into. You can see the project and results in this 6.5-minute video by AdoramaTV.

After a p… Read the rest “Shooting Fashion Photos of Strangers on the Street”