Light and lighting in photography outside
When taking a landscape shot, it is not worth giving much attention to lighting. You can get a beautiful picture in almost any case. The most spectacular shots are achieved…

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ARTEX.GLOBAL ART PHOTO AND BLOCKCHAIN
Over the ten years of work in the photography market, we have done a lot: we invented the Day of the Photographer holiday, helped create the family photo market, organized…

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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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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 the streets,” and the publication of such photos could be the reason for deportation. “Russian photo” figured out the intricacies of European legislation and separated the truth from speculation. Continue reading

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 the millions of selfies, photos of cats and children that we see every day? What reasons make art lovers lay out fabulous sums for exclusive shots? We present you the most expensive photos in the world (March 2015).

1. Peter Face: Phantom ($ 6.5 million)
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How to be photographed to be photogenic in a photo

Many women, and there is no reason to conceal – and men too, are afraid to be photographed because of fear of looking in a photo non-photogenic, i.e. – unattractive. Paradox, but a fact: many people in life look better than in the photo, and vice versa. Why is that? How to be photographed correctly in order to work well in photos?

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20 most influential PHOTOGRAPHIC WOMEN FOR 100 YEARS
On the eve of the International Women's Day, we present a review of the 20 most talented women photographers of the 20th century who, with their creativity, have made a…

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History of photography
Photo in the usual sense of the word was discovered by a man rather late. Until the XIX century, many chemical elements have not yet been discovered. Scientists then simply…

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The alphabet of photogenicity
To paraphrase a famous aphorism, one can say: do not be born beautiful, but be born ... photogenic. Alas, only a few are photogenic of us. The rest, looking at…

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THE BIGGEST PHOTOS IN THE WORLD
The absolute champion in the size of composite photos is NASA. In 2014, the agency published a 681-gigapixel panorama of the moon. On June 18, 2009, NASA launched the Lunar…

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