For photographers who haven’t amassed an array of equipment, eyeing others’ photographic accomplishments in sunlight with punchy fill and bright light that did not originate from that glowing orb in the sky can be envy-inducing as they imagine the possibilities a set of strobes could bring. However,..
Posing is one of the most challenging subjects you will face as a portrait photographer. Memorization can only take you so far before you lose authenticity. A photographer might memorize poses, use example images or even posing cards to have the client repeat in front of the camera, but you still fa..
Umbrellas are things that most of us became familiar with at a young age. Accompanying rain boots and jackets, they keep rain from ruining hair-dos, splattering clothing, and drizzling on parades. Somewhere along the line, a great innovator realized the potential for umbrellas as a light modifier, a..
Ponds should be on your radar to shoot live subjects. Water attracts wildlife, and frogs are easy to find. If you are lucky enough to find a pond with floating duckweed, you may find some frog heads p..
Self Portrait at Dead Horse Point State Park – Leaning forward to appear upright.Have you ever taken a self portrait with a wide angle lens and noticed that due to the lens distortion it looks like yo..
Photo By Bruno OliveiraCongratulations to Bruno Oliveira for winning the Smartphone + Instagram Assignment with his image of fishermen at sunrise on the Li River in China. The image was taken with an ..