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Portraits while travelling

In recent travels I've been making an effort to take portraits of the people I meet.At first I set a goal of 50 different people per trip however, this seemed to cheapen the individual interactions as I'd have to bounce from person to person during any available time. I'm now just making the most of any opportunity and making a habit of at least having my 50mm lens with me everywhere I go.I love the environmental portrait work of the greats like Arnold Newman, Steve McCurry, Henri Cartier-... continue reading

Tutorial: How To Paint A Digital Portrait From A Photo

How To Paint A Digital Portrait From A Photo with Corel PainterLearn how to use any reference photo to paint amazing digital portraits using Corel Painter 12 by watching Aaron paint a self portrait. Impress your friends and family with the techniques you'll learn in this easy to follow guide. I'm painting with Corel Painter 12, but you could use version 11 or even WATCH How To Paint A Digital Portrait From A Photo on YouTubeAaron's Art Gallery & Website continue reading

Arab woman photo session

It was a photography workshop about portraits, used 3 kinds of light sources as u see in the pictures:we used Back light, rim light and fill light.most of the pictures were taken with the existence of the 3 sources of light to picture the portraits - of some women in veil or hejab or hair, i adjusted the colors, made the face look more white, instead of yellow (cast), the result didnt come out as i wanted but it was the 1st workshop of that kind. some of them were silhouettes of the face... continue reading

Sold 4 pictures in 3 days

I was not expected it but finally after my pictures has been posted the effort has payed 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 Gizasold 2 Islamic photos of an opened sacred Qur'an book with red background and Islamic praying rug in pattern for a subscriptionI will look online soon to know what they were used for..if they r posted anywhere online continue reading

My gothic self-portrait

My gothic self-portrait with black dress. continue reading

Harbour marina and the Sigma 24-70 f2.8

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 written permission from the yacht club and also the governing body of the harbour.That took me a full hour on the Friday.Make a note that when you do go to the harbour to make sure that you have permission to do so.... continue reading

Turning the camera on oneself

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."Turn the tables" is to cause a reversal in someone's plans; to make one's plans turn back on one.Self portrait in the days before cameras meant waiting for the arrival of good, inexpensive mirrors.With our cameras... continue reading

My studio finaly:)

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 continue reading


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 chroma key footage . So i create 3 images to use in backgrounds portraits or background video footage. This is a perfect simulation of a lenses bokeh that will make your backgrounds looking really good.To new photographers remeber... continue reading

FANTASY art by RUSSIAN artist !

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 for the past years since.In digital painting I like Fantasy style.I like to represent fairies, angels, mermaids and mystical images and to use many light effects. Most of my work is full of vibrant colors.... continue reading

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