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 hundreds of various events and together with Valery Kochergin (35photo.ru) launched 35AWARDS – an award that is already the second in the world number of participants. Continue reading
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 huge contribution to the development of world photography.
Eva Arnold (1912–2012)
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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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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 Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) orbital probe to map the surface of the moon and collect measurements of potential landing sites in the future, as well as for scientific purposes. Continue reading
There are two main approaches to night photography:
1) shooting static stars, when in the final image we see them the same as our eye perceives them – as a set of points in the sky;
2) shooting of tracks using very long exposures, in which the photo captures the trajectory of stars in the sky around the South or North Pole of the world. Continue reading