Portrait photography tips are essential for any portraitist no matter of the current level of knowledge and skills. Capturing a unique, dynamic, emotional portrait isn’t easy. While some portrait photographers may have a certain “knack” for the craft, that doesn’t mean they haven’t dedicated numerous hours to shaping and refining their skills. You know how […]
Portrait photography is a genre that captures the personality of a person or a group of people where the main focus is the face and its expressions. Like humans, animals also have their own personalities and unique expressions. As a result a lot of photographers try to capture their images up close to portray their characteristics. Here are 21 portraits of wildlife that captures their personality.
Self-portraits are by no means a recent invention — painters have been doing them for centuries and it didn’t take photographers long after the invention of the camera to start immortalizing themselves in photo form. In more recent times (the social media era, specifically), the self-portrait has sort of morphed into the more colloquially recognizable […]
Does a camera lens coated in dust mean that it isn’t a high-quality lens? Today we are talking about vintage lenses for portraits. Modern equipment has made capturing great photos even easier for photographers. But they can sometimes lack the creative element and feel of vintage lenses. While, there are a lot of filters or […]
Natural light portrait tips are probably the most sought-after tips in portraiture because many portrait enthusiasts rely on natural light only. Well, at least in the beginning. I occasionally get asked some variation of the question, “What’s the main thing I can do to get better at photography?” Depending on who’s asking I might give […]
Self portraits are an excellent tool for storytelling images where you are the subject and the storyteller. This way you will be inviting the viewer into your life story to share a bit about you or your interests. In this article we will look at how to tell stories through unique self-portraits.