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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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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5 photo tips for newbies: FROST AND CAMERA
1. Comfort First of all, you need to take care of yourself - warm clothes allow you to think about photography, and not about where to warm yourself. In addition,…

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“Photoshop”: cut the object and paste

Selecting an object in Photoshop
In “Photoshop” there is a whole group of selection tools. Under any object, you can choose one or another tool with which the most accurate selection is made. Then it remains only to drag the selected object to another image. For monochromatic objects, the Magic Wand and Quick Selection tools are intended. If you select a person, you must use a magnetic lasso. Continue reading

History of photography: Niepce shots

NIEPS (Niepce) Nicephore (full name Joseph Nicephorus) (March 7, 1765, Chalon-sur-Saone, France – July 5, 1833, ibid.), French inventor, one of the creators of photography. For the first time (1820s) he found a way to fix the image obtained in the camera obscura, using asphalt varnish (heliography) as a photosensitive substance. From 1829 he collaborated with L. Dager. Continue reading

Digital photo alphabet: Shooting in different conditions

The quality of images is influenced not only by the optics and the quality of the matrix, but also by the correctness of the choice of manual shooting parameters. Since we have decided to gradually move away from the automatic mode, let’s look at some of the settings that can improve the quality of the frame.

White balance – it is the errors of the balance that make the pictures yellow or blue, depending on the light. The fact is that our brain corrects the image transmitted by the eyes: it knows for sure that the sheet of paper is white, and therefore it perceives it as such. Continue reading

6 photo tips for newbies: REMOVED UNDER WATER
Camera type The first. It is necessary to determine the type of camera. For a beginner, more suitable so-called compact cameras in waterproof boxes. You should not risk a more…

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How to succeed in all photos
Gathering a new pack of photos from a photo studio, as a rule, we only insert half of them into albums to show to friends later. Others go to the…

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How to blur the background in Photoshop?
Unfortunately, conventional compacts and smartphones often do not know how to create beautiful bokeh. This results from the fact that in such devices the matrix of the smaller size is…

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10 WAYS TO PHOTOGRAPHY UNDERWATER WORLD AND DO NOT STILL
To catch in the lens of the inhabitants of the underwater world, it is not necessary to dive with an aqualung and acquire expensive equipment for shooting in the water.…

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