In photography, the one thing that many people struggle with is explaining why exposure is important. You may have seen or experienced photos where there are plenty of lights but none of the subjects is visible. This is because the camera’s lack of exposure control means that everything is captured with the greatest possible amount of light available – regardless of how it looks in real life. The problem with this is that the result is completely unnatural. The subject in
There are many ways to find out about the best colours that photograph well in a fashion shoot. Some of the most obvious ways include asking the photographer, which is what I always do. However, it can be hard to ask the right questions and get the right answers, so the next best thing is to search around and find out about other people’s opinions on the matter. Luckily, there is an online community dedicated solely to the matter of
Photography and videography is at the heart of the modelling industry, and without this artform, we would not be able to do the things we do. For all the older photographers out there that have lived through the golden age of tapes and analogue photography, it can be a challenge to get your old media converted into nice new digital copies. Thankfully, there are a lot of VHS to DVD conversion services out there that will take your old
If you are a live subject photographer such as a model photographer or lifestyle photographer, then the chances are you shoot on a digital medium. Today the digital camera lets professionals do some pretty impressive things, both during the photo shoot and after words in post-production. The power to see pictures live as you progress though a shoot is hugely valuable and can let you know how the pictures are turning out without waiting for the images to be developed.
Getting your foot in the door as a fashion or portrait photographer can be a tricky business. You can have all the best gear and great ideas, but if you don’t have any live subjects to shoot then you are going nowhere. The usual process for fashion photographers is to find subjects through modelling agencies, who deal with the casting process and get the right models to the photographer. These agencies can however be expensive, and if you are just starting out,