7 TIPS ON THE USE OF GESTALT THEORY FOR A BETTER COMPOSITION
Gestalt theory appeared around the 1920s and explains some of the ways in which people perceive their own world around them. The basic idea is that when faced with a…

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WOMAN PIONEERS AFFECTING THE HISTORY OF THE PHOTO
The history of women photographers originates from the photo itself. Nevertheless, while male names fell to the top of a photographic spoken language, the contribution of women leveled or was…

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VADIM HIPPENREATER - PHOTO EET AND FOUNDATION OF THE RUSSIAN SCENERY OF PHOTO ART
The famous Soviet and Russian photographer Vadim Gippenreiter was an extraordinary and multifaceted personality. The talent for photography and the ability to create beautiful pictures were combined with his exceptional…

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CLOUD PHOTOGRAPHY, OR WHY A CLOUD COLLECTION IS NEEDED

The sky is the most abstract and dynamic canvas at the disposal of the photographer. This is an endless source of inspiration that can bring soul to a boring photo. It is a key element of almost all landscape shots. The problem is that it is often very difficult to properly adjust the exposure for sky and earth at the same time. Continue reading

JOHN FRIEN (JOHN FREE) AND THE “RULE OF THREE” STREET PHOTO

John Free is an eminent American photographer who has gained worldwide fame for his extraordinary work in the street photo genre. The peculiar technique of John Free helped him to reach the heights in street photography, made him one of the brightest representatives of this trend. John Free still remains faithful to the good old film – he believes that each frame is valuable, and the skill of the photographer is the ability to correctly catch it. Continue reading

IMPROVEMENT OF COMPOSITION DUE TO THE TONE CONTRAST

Now a lot of discussions about composition tend to concentrate on such bases, usually third, leading lines, the use of color, etc. But not many people remember the tonal contrast. A real shame! But this is the very element that can really improve the whole composition.

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10 PROFESSIONAL TIPS FOR SHOOTING THROUGH DRONES
Over 32 years of photography and reporting, an Italian photojournalist, researcher and television producer Luca Bracali traveled to 141 countries, describing the world's most fragile ecosystems and cultures at risk.…

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CONDUCT A PHOTOSESSION OF LOVE STORY INDEPENDENTLY. 15 TIPS FOR FINE PHOTOS AT CANDLES
Have you ever tried to take a picture by candlelight on a digital camera? The results can be simply stunning - the warm glow of the flickering flame reflected on…

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PHOTOGRAPHY OF DANCE - NUANS OF SHOOTING, SECRETS OF SUCCESS, GRINDING OF MASTERY
Dance photography is an expression of the beauty of movement and emotion. Dance can be a source of excellent frames, but it’s not a secret to anyone that taking photographs…

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INEXPENSIVE ASHER FELLIG'S CONTRIBUTION TO ART OF PHOTO, OR SCANDAL VIDGE
Asher Fellig was born at the turn of the XIX and XX centuries in the town of Zolochiv, which at that time belonged to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. After 11 years,…

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