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My best model

She's a born model :)Some technical details: all shots are with camera right umbrella, and sunlight used as rim light to separate the subject from the background.But technical details mean really nothing, what counts is the model and capturing her soul... Telling a story with her. continue reading

New Collection - Editorial India

I've put together some wonderful pictures from India.The collection focuses on people from India and is a series of naturalistic portraits and people in their environments.Please, take a look.The collection has only just started but there are already many pictures that depict the energy, spirit and diversity of India.Most of the pictures are only for non-commercial use but lets get creative.Pictures can be used in many ways.Perhaps you know someone who's going to travel... continue reading

Blond or brune

I am happy to admit that my photographying and photoshopping skills are getting better with time. As a proof of my claim I demonstrate two photos. The left one is "old", made at the early stage of my work with portable light. The right one was taken in eight months after the first one. I felt more confident with light. I knew how to create white background and juicy colors at the stage of shooting. I became almost virtuoso while retouching.I also have to give some credits to model who prepared... continue reading

Photographer on a budget

Just a helpful hint...I finally got up to speed and bought a studio lighting set, and also backdrops...particular the green screen.So.. I am more into shooting portraits and why would I need a huge backdrop if I am shooting from the waist up?.... a helpful solution.... CURTAINSyou can buy curtains for under 13$ and have a huge variety of textures, colors and patterns..I got some nice ones at Big Lots and Target..You can also get some great lights (halogen lighting for under $30, for... continue reading

Working with Children

A strange mix of adult human and small pet. They can be cute, charming sweet and adorable. Or they can howl and bite you every time you get within reach. Children are one of the most sellable subjects to photograph while simultaneously being one of the most frustrating subjects to work with. So how do you get a good portrait of a child? Here's how I do it.First determine the approximate age of the child. The abilities and attention span of a child can vary greatly from one age to another. Once... continue reading

Skin retouch

Here is a another quick and very useful photoshop tip for retouching a skin.1. First open the picture of-course. I will use this picture for example .2. Duplicate the layer (CTRL+J)3. Median filter on the duplicated layer (Filter -> Noise -> Median). In my picture i use 3 pix radius (my picture is 10Mpix).4. Set the duplicated layer as Lighten from blending options in layer palette.5. Create a layer mask (still on duplicated layer) and fill the mask black.6. Now with white color soft... continue reading

Introducing the G20 Portrait Collection...

I'd like to introduce you all to the new collection of illustrations that are now available on Dreamstime...G20 PORTRAIT COLLCECTIONThis unique collection of hand drawn illustrations includes all 19 world leaders and the 3 EU representatives for 2009 as follows;19 WORLD LEADERSArgentina: President Cristina Fernández de KirchnerAustralia: Prime Minister Kevin RuddBrazil: President Luiz Inácio Lula da SilvaCanada: Prime Minister Stephen HarperChina: Chairman Hu JintaoFrance:... continue reading

new portaits series

i create an new series of portraits stock oriented with the model anna i will like your opinionmorgan continue reading

my cute baby

My cute baby is 6 months now. Do you like him? continue reading

Corrective Techniques for portraits

Here is the first part of my blog, which I promised will share here, this is a Exclusive Bobby Lane's Class.The successful portrait photographer realizes that his principal aim is to obtain characteristic likenesses of his subjects. At the same time, however, he must temper reality with flattery. The portraitist does this combining judicious posing, suitable lighting, and appropriate choice of camera angle. Although each situation in portraiture is different from all the other, the following... continue reading

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