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Moody cinematic portraits inspired by dreamy science fiction
Five fresh tips for better beach portraits
Panasonic Lumix 85mm f/1.8: Sharp and easy on the wallet
How to create a bokeh background using water
A photographer father as a first teacher, hero and love
Create beautiful black and white portraits using one light
Creating authentic visual identity for LGBTQ projects
Five easy tips for using strobes with golden hour lighting
Portrait composition tips for an 85mm lens

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5 Tips for Better Beach Portraits | Master Your Craft - youtube

Five fresh tips for better beach portraits

Planning to hit the beach soon for a scenic portrait session? You’d best be ready with some fresh ideas that make the most out of your location. You don’t always need a fancy setup for this. With today’s featured tips,

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Panasonic Lumix 85mm f/1.8: Sharp and easy on the wallet

The Panasonic Lumix 85mm f1.8 was the first in a series of four affordable L mount prime lenses announced by Panasonic to hit the market. These bang-for-your-buck, lightweight, fast primes should appeal to the masses. Still, Is this affordable portrait lens good enough for working professionals who have a budget to consider? Find out in our full review.

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Bokeh Background Using Water | Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey - youtube

How to create a bokeh background using water

Adding bokeh to the background is one of the sure-fire ways to make portraits extra interesting. It may not be easily available in your shooting locations. But there’s actually an easy way to create the effect right in your backyard!

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A photographer father as a first teacher, hero and love

With Father’s Day in full swing, I’m sure many of you already have plans to celebrate, with or without something photography-related included. Whichever the case, I’m sure you’ll find today’s featured body of work a touching visual story. For Father’s

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85mm Composition Tips for Portrait Photography - youtube

Portrait composition tips for an 85mm lens

Apart from 50mm lenses, 85mm lenses are among the most popular focal lengths for portrait photography. However, if you’re shifting from 50mm, you’ll most likely need a bit of getting used to. You’ll be getting more close-up shots with an

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HOW TO POSE Men who are NOT Models - youtube

Posing men who aren’t models for great portraits

Posing subjects is one of the things that many beginner portrait photographers struggle with. Not anyone can have access to professional models for their practice and projects, especially in today’s challenging times. So, it makes sense to shoot with friends

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Panasonic Lumix 85mm f/1.8: Sharp and easy on the wallet

The Panasonic Lumix 85mm f1.8 was the first in a series of four affordable L mount prime lenses announced by Panasonic to hit the market. These bang-for-your-buck, lightweight, fast primes should appeal to the masses. Still, Is this affordable portrait lens good enough for working professionals who have a budget to consider? Find out in our full review.

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Bokeh Background Using Water | Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey - youtube

How to create a bokeh background using water

Adding bokeh to the background is one of the sure-fire ways to make portraits extra interesting. It may not be easily available in your shooting locations. But there’s actually an easy way to create the effect right in your backyard!

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IgorNovikovTheFirstCover

A photographer father as a first teacher, hero and love

With Father’s Day in full swing, I’m sure many of you already have plans to celebrate, with or without something photography-related included. Whichever the case, I’m sure you’ll find today’s featured body of work a touching visual story. For Father’s

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85mm Composition Tips for Portrait Photography - youtube

Portrait composition tips for an 85mm lens

Apart from 50mm lenses, 85mm lenses are among the most popular focal lengths for portrait photography. However, if you’re shifting from 50mm, you’ll most likely need a bit of getting used to. You’ll be getting more close-up shots with an

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HOW TO POSE Men who are NOT Models - youtube

Posing men who aren’t models for great portraits

Posing subjects is one of the things that many beginner portrait photographers struggle with. Not anyone can have access to professional models for their practice and projects, especially in today’s challenging times. So, it makes sense to shoot with friends

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If You Want Great Images Learn To Control The Background! - youtube

How to control your background

One of the things that noticeably separate novices from pros is how the background looks. This is especially the case for portraits and close-up shots, which often look so much better with out of focus backgrounds. It effectively eliminates distracting

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