IN THE BEGINNING… In the beginning, there was one photographer, one camera, one lens and one strobe. Then strobe begot strobe, camera begot camera, lens begot lens and photographer begot assistants and the next thing you know, you’re walking around with three camera bodies, six off camera strobes, light stands and modifiers and an army […]
Essential Information Black and white is nothing new when it comes to art; it’s existed since the beginning of time. Art photography is similar in that it started out in black and white due to technical limitations – well before the dawn of colour film. Even though the majority of photography is done automatically on digital […]
There are many different types of photography being practiced today. However, one of the most exciting, difficult and dynamic areas within the field of photography is that of performing arts photography. These skilled professional photographers are able to capture the energy and charisma of performers while they are literally in the act of performing. Performing […]
This is a brief collection of handy fashion photography tips, for those of you who are just beginning to explore this incredibly fun area of photography. Fashion photography has seen a huge number of changes over the years. It’s grown from something that was originally quite simple and formulaic, to a genre that’s bursting with […]
Working as a photojournalist and artist, Stephen Wilkes is well known for his photographs of abandoned and deteriorating buildings, including a series of the dilapidated hospital wings of Ellis Island, a project that resulted in a $6-million grant to restore the island. More recently, he created the sweeping panoramas of his series “Day to Night”, […]
Giles Clement is a photographer, who likes old style and technique. He shares on facebook page and his own web site.