About photogenicity, crooked hands and a bottle of dry
Since I began to take pictures of non-professional models, I constantly find myself catching up on the fact that, being on the street, I look at the faces of people…

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END PHOTOS IN EUROPE? WHAT REALLY CHANGES THE GDPR
Social networks are full of messages about the new law of GDPR, according to which from May 25 in the European Union "it will be impossible to shoot passers-by on…

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SHOOTING ANIMALS
Advice from a professional animal photographer: “If the photographer is not a handler and a cynologist in one person, then he will certainly need help. You do not have time…

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BRUSH SETTINGS GRAPHIC TABLET

Many people know how to use frequency decomposition, but not everyone gets a quality result. Perhaps the point here is in the settings of the brushes.
Mixer Brush is the main tool for working with frequency decomposition, which allows you to soften the lower frequency, thereby aligning color and tone. For retouching of the portrait at the lower frequencies, a Mixer Brush with soft edges is used, therefore Hardness 0%, Spacing 25%. Continue reading

Rule of thirds in photography

In our youth, we didn’t really care about observing any rules when photographing. When shooting landscapes, we ensured that the horizon line was almost at the very center of the frame. We also tried to place the person in the center. Do not believe? Take a look at your family photo album, you immediately make sure that this statement is correct. All sorts of rules for constructing a composition appeared not very long ago. They help to achieve more expressive frames. Continue reading

PHOTO HISTORY: AFRO-AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHERS IN THE STRUGGLE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS
The story is inextricably linked with visualization. If you trace the history of the representation of black people in American culture since the appearance of photography, you can see two…

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Calotype
The loud word in the history of creating a photo belongs to William Henry Fox Talbot. This briton worked for a very long time on his own way of creating…

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16 of the most expensive photos in the world COST MORE THAN $ 1 000 000
The cost of some photos is comparable to the cost of the most famous works of great artists of the Renaissance. How valuable are these photographs? What distinguishes them from…

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Ideas for a photo shoot with a car
Photoshoot with a car for a couple: girls and a guy For a start, we note that not every car is suitable for a photo shoot. But usually you can…

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