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  • Sold 4 pictures in 3 days

    by Guernica | 26th of March, 2013

    I was not expected it but finally after my pictures has been posted the effort has payed off. here is the photos that were sold: Sold a grunge Vintage photo frame and a woman painting a charity girl's face, portrait at charity event in Giza sold... More
  • My gothic self-portrait

    by Buffy1982 | 18th of March, 2013

    My gothic self-portrait with black dress. See Article
  • Harbour marina and the Sigma 24-70 f2.8

    by Miraclemoments | 23rd of February, 2013

    Well my Sigma 24-70 f2.8 came and I was super excited to put it through it's paces. I bought it second hand as the Canon 24-70 f2.8 is still a little above my fireplace. So...early early on a Sunday morning I got up and headed out to the marina after having to get... More
  • Turning the camera on oneself

    by Peanutroaster | 13th of December, 2012

    A lazy post-Thanksgiving in which I allowed my beard to grow lead to this series of funny self portraits. I hope you all have a good laugh! Reverse psychology refers to getting another person to do or say something by telling them the opposite of what is desired.... More
  • My studio finaly:)

    by Silent47 | 17th of November, 2012

    Here are some photos created in my brand new studio: New creative oportunities are open for me now and im so exciting. Im open for tips and good or bad feedback. Thank you all More
  • Images OUT OF FOCUS

    by Brmonico | 3rd of November, 2012

    Hi everyone. I write this article to promote my OUT OF FOCUS bokeh´s. Most of you take pictures all in focus respecting the rules and you are right, but i remember that are many photographers working with chroma key and Video professionals always need new backgrounds to... More
  • FANTASY art by RUSSIAN artist !

    by Alenalazareva | 29th of October, 2012

    I am a freelance digital artist and illustrator from Russia. I have been drawing since childhood. I studied at the School of Art as an traditional artist. In year 2007 I discovered digital painting and my newfound passion for the medium. It's been the favored medium... More
  • I'm back

    by Dmitrytsvetkov | 22nd of October, 2012

    Today was accepeted first big batch of my photoes. And soon others will come. I'm still working at hundreds of photos, which are on my computer. Some series are still on stage of postproduction, others at keywording stage. But it doesn't matter there is also upload limits... More
  • Two ways to use shallow DOF when posing groups

    by Chanevy | 6th of October, 2012

    With eyes at or close to the same distance from camera to achieve equal focus on subjects. This gives each person equal importance to the image. Works well for families. Allow one to be in focus and the others to be out of focus. Combined with the composition... More
  • Oh no, he's back!

    by Shadow69 | 31st of August, 2012

    I haven’t written a blog for a while now. Things have been rather hectic for the last month or so. The sad thing is that I haven’t had that much time to pursue any of my interests that actually make me feel alive. The days just fuse into each other in a mundane and... More
  • I'm grateful...

    by Igordabari | 27th of July, 2012

    I have just started the people photography. It's still an 'undiscovered' area for me. Still lot of things to learn starting with proper lighting and finishing with helping model to establish a proper mood. And lot of issues in between. Now I would not like to discuss all... More
  • Candy girl

    by Yannp | 26th of July, 2012

    Our latest photo shoot came from the mind of a makeup artist on our team. Liora asked us many time to do candy fashion theme shoot. After some discussion, we decided to do a brightly colored make up with star shaped candy glued on the model and we used simple, but fun accessories... More
  • Portraits exhibition

    by Yoavsinai | 20th of July, 2012

    Dear Friends I was offered by the company (a hi-tech company) I work to make a photography exhibition of portraits of the company workers. Since I am not shooting portraits but landscapes and architecture debating whether I really accept the challenge. What else my only... More
  • Olympus 45mm f/1.8 lens review

    by Bradcalkins | 14th of April, 2012

    I used to be seeking the perfect P&S - one that was good enough in quality to allow me to abandon the idea of carrying my dSLR for all but the most critical situations (naturally the dSLR is the first choice in the home or studio as weight and size are not factors)... More
  • New portraits

    by Sarkao | 27th of March, 2012

    Before two weeks, I made some photos for the one fashion designer - she makes steampunk and neovictorian clothing. It was really windy day, so we had some problems with holding reflector. But I am really satisfied with results. And some... More
  • My favorite way to smooth skin quickly!

    by Nansaidh | 29th of February, 2012

    Imagenomic's Portraiture Plug-in, without a doubt, is one of the best new plug-ins I use. Imagenomic’s software provides every creative control I could want, but I’ve found the default settings so accurate that I end up tweaking them only on rare occasions. Usually,... More
  • Self-advocacy and rejected images

    by Lostarts | 1st of February, 2012

    Self-advocacy refers to an individual’s ability to effectively communicate, convey, negotiate or assert his or her own interests, desires, needs, and rights. It involves making informed decisions and taking responsibility for those decisions. (VanReusen et al., 1994)... More
  • Beauty In a Box

    by Junpinzon | 14th of December, 2011

    It is often suggested that beauty shoots should be lit with big, soft lights. But what if you can't fit those big light modifiers in the room? As was the case for this project. With space constraint, I decided that I can use that small space to my advantage. Instead... More
  • A Quickie Shoot with a Household Name

    by Junpinzon | 14th of December, 2011

    Once again, my apologies for being quiet for a while. I've been spending my downtime sleeping 'cause it's been really busy the past months. Anyway, if you're from the Philippines, I'm sure you're familiar with the brand name Mama Sita. Am truly thankful that I got the... More
  • Brief Moment With A Legend

    by Junpinzon | 12th of December, 2011

    Apologies for the long quiet time, it's been quite crazy these past few months. Anyways.... Above everthing else, what I'm really thankful about my profession is that I am able to meet a lot of interesting people. And every now and then, you get the unique opportunity... More

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