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Protect Yourself When Photographing Environmental Cleanup

These photos got me thinking about the importance of photographing environmental cleanup while taking care that photographers don't take on unnecessary risks.What do I mean by that? If you're like me, sometimes you get so focused (no pun intended) on the shot, that you may lose almost all awareness of other things around you. Sometimes safety is one of the first things to go.Documenting environmental cleanup is important - as photographers we can help show progress that complies... continue reading

Photographing Markets

Visiting markets while traveling is probably one of the best experiences a photographer can have. They are the center for the culture and you can see what daily life is like. It's not always easy though. Sometimes it’s difficult to find, or hard to get to, or or not the safest place. However, with a few simple tips in mind, going to a market to do some photography can be easy and rewarding.1. Know when and where the market is. This is probably the most important step because without knowing... continue reading

The great big white - Photographing the South and the North Pole

There are once-in-a-lifetime opportunities and one of them is photographing the Arctic and the Antarctic. Going to the end of the Earth is not an easy ride. If you want to have great memories or to show the nature's raw beauty to those who cannot get there, you need to be well-prepared. We got the chance to receive answers from three professional photographers that had the courage to travel to those places and live unforgettable experiences. So bellow you'll find stories from both of the... continue reading

Photographing the production of industrial enterprises

Photographing the production of industrial enterprises is quite a frequent task for a professional photographer . At the same time, one can work qualitatively with the topic of the industry. These notes may help the photographer, who tomorrow has to do what he never did - to shoot the production. And I can advise the customer one thing - invite someone who knows how to.I'll start with the platitudes. If you are bored at the factory, if you see cheekbones and a labeling machine when you see a... continue reading

Photographing the Carnival of Venice

It is about that time of the year when huge flocks of photographers head to Venice for Carnevale. Venice in itself is a photographers dream but Carnevale is a utopian experience. What to expect:First and foremost, you will not be alone. The costumes of Carnevale are extravagant. Revelers work throughout the year and spend hundreds and even thousands of euros to bring their creations to reality. Trust me, they want you to take their picture. Best of all, this is one of the few places in the world where... continue reading

Photographing grey seals in the Farne Islands

  One of my favourite places to dive is less than two hours drive from my home city of Edinburgh. The Farnes, a group of islands off the coast of Northumberland, offer the very special attraction of diving up-close-and-personal with wild grey seals (Halichoerus grypus). This species of seal is relatively common around the British coast, but they tend to keep their distance underwater and are rarely seen by divers. Not so in the Farne Islands, where the local population of grey seals have become... continue reading

Photographing the Solar Eclipse

The August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse was an extremely rare event.On this date, a total solar eclipse crossed the entire United States, coast to coast, for the first time since 1918, providing a tremendous opportunity for people across the United States to witness this amazing celestial event.For those not in the path of totality, there was still the chance to see- and photograph- a partial eclipse event.         Even though I lived in an area that was not in the path of totality... continue reading

Photographing in central India in the autumn

Hello dear friends! During the first trip to India Vrndavana and the Sacred Hill Govardhana took many pictures of the local life! Incredible traffic flow and people on the streets, pilgrims on holy places and food on the street-all this is a new experience and pleasant memories I invite you to see! Friendly attitude towards the camera of children and local residents pleases!                       continue reading

Photographing the California Coastline

Since moving to California seven years ago it has been my mission to visit as much of the coastline as possible.“Every weekend’s a vacation!”My love for the beach, the ocean, the birds and fish that live there, the flowers and plants that grow there, and the sun that rises and sets there, has enticed me to walk barefoot in the sand, splash in the waves, share my picnic with the birds, relax with the yellow and orange skies, and to stop and smell the roses. But to be able to capture it all... continue reading

3 myths about photographing modern abstract architecture

Modern abstract architecture is one of my photographic passions. Being an amateur photographer I am not perfect at it. But I would like to share 3 myths which I noticed prevent photo enthusiasts from shooting this exciting theme.You have to live in or visit big metropolis. Not true! Of course chances to find interesting angles and shapes are better in New York, Tokyo or Shanghai, but most of my own abstract architecture pictures I made in relatively small city of Vilnius, my hometown and capital... continue reading

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