Portrait photography has and always will be a huge source of fascination for photographers, but there are quite a few tricks to getting a great portrait. In this article, we are going to have a look at some of the major considerations that portrait photographers take into account when they are shooting.
Between 1999 and 2002, photographer George Georgiou was living in Kosovo and Serbia, recently emerged from war. While in country, he managed to visit three psychiatric institutions. This is what he found.
We have to confess that we are pretty huge fans of the astrophotography that NASA puts out on a regular basis. Last week they blew us away again when they released a bunch of images to help promote Cosmos. Not much else to say on this one, but wow. Check them out.
The folks at NASA are prolific in releasing mind blowing photographs of the solar system on a regular basis and should be a regular stop on your web travels for a bit of inspiration. But this week was something pretty special when our sun decided to release a few solar flares which NASA managed to capture on film. We could look at this stuff all day!
Photography is such a huge industry that there are always great deals happening around the place. The problem is that it’s easy to miss them unless you’re really putting some time into searching them out. Well, this post is a bit of an experiment for Light Stalking – we decided to search out the ones we can find and present the current deals in the world of photography and some offers that are ending.
Getting the perfect portrait can be tough. One factor that you’re going to want to take into account is your subject’s eyes. Catch lights are one way to enhance them beautifully. Here are some amazing tutorials on how to get and control the quality of the catch lights in your portraiture.
Timelapses of the night sky with a gorgeous setting can be epic. Photographer, Gavin Heffernan really delivers with this one. Sit back, put it on full screen and crank up the volume.
Often in photography, people concern themselves with realism and accurate portrayals of scenes and there is obviously a big place for that. But sometimes, it’s nice to be taken into pure fantasy by a photographer with a huge imagination and no inhibitions. John Wilhelm is a photographer with a very playful mind and a great […]
There’s a lot of great aerial photographs and video footage going around lately due to the explosion of GoPros and Quadcopters. But this one really blew us away (hell, we don’t even usually cover video, but this is the exception!). Eric Sterman is a surf photographer from Hawaii and one with some serious talent. This […]
Something about natural window lighting makes just about any subject in a photograph look absolutely amazing. Throw in some skill from a good photographer, and you have a recipe for a great collection. Check out this great collection and see the resources at the base of the article for ideas on how to get similar […]