First photos
The first photo, which has survived to this day, belongs to the French inventor Joseph Niepce. The frame, which he called "View from the Window", he managed to get in…

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How to apply makeup before a photo session
First of all, before choosing a make-up for a photo session, you need to note and take into account some features of your appearance, as well as try to imagine…

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6 TIPS FOR A BEGINNER: DANCERS IN FRAME
Learning man and dance Ask the dancer to send a couple of videos of his performances, his repertoire, and it is better to watch live, if possible. Next, select for…

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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

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, the cold threatens not only discomfort, but also health problems, so we approach the choice of clothes as responsibly, based on the shooting conditions. And here everything depends not only on the weather, but also on how much you have to move or how long to stay without moving, waiting for the desired event or beautiful light. Continue reading

HOW TO FAST REPLACE BACKGROUND ON PHOTOS WITHOUT PHOTOSHOP

Removing the background in Photoshop is a doable task, but quite complicated. Spending a lot of time on the exact allocation of an object in the program is a common thing. But now there is no need for this: a convenient alternative has appeared. In the innovative editor “Photomaster” you do not have to carefully scribble the model, to replace an unsuccessful or boring background, a couple of careless strokes will suffice. Sounds good, isn’t it? Read on to learn how to replace the background in the photo in this program. Continue reading

SEA LANDSCAPES ON A LONG EXPOSURE
Removing the sea on a long exposure, you can turn it from a stormy and raging to a calm and mystical one. Especially for the readers of our magazine, the…

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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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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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Tsarist Russia in colors: how Prokudin-Gorsky created color photographs more than 100 years ago
The Russian Empire was famous for talented people in various fields. There were outstanding photographers in Russia. The pioneer of world color photography, Prokudin-Gorsky, is known as the owner of…

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