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Home Page for Discerning Photography's White Gaze. The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize calls itself “the leading international competition, open to all, which celebrates and promotes the very best in contemporary portrait photography from around the world.”

Discerning Photography's White Gaze

The first prize winner is awarded £15,000 (~$20,000), and an exhibition of 50-plus winners goes up at the UK’s National Portrait Gallery each year. The globally heralded competition rewards the work of photographers — both amateur and professional — best capturing the world’s most intimate moments and enthralling scenes. But, according to who? Two Detroit artists on how they use painting, photography to capture complexity of black life. Stateside's conversation with Sydney James and Justin Milhouse.

Two Detroit artists on how they use painting, photography to capture complexity of black life

6 Excellent Film Rangefinders For The Beginning Photographer. 39mm screw lenses. The 39mm screw mount — also called Leica Thread Mount (LTM ), Leica Screw Mount (LSM), or (incorrectly) M39 (as it is not a metric thread) — was introduced by Leica with the model I (C), and used on all the Leica models until the IIIg.

39mm screw lenses

The mount was adopted on many Leica copies and other 35mm rangefinder cameras. 39mm screw mount lenses were also made for the early Zenit SLRs, which have a different film to flange distance (rangefinder lenses mounted on these cameras will not focus to infinity). Contax rangefinder lenses. The Zeiss Ikon Contax I introduced a new lens mount in 1932, today known as Contax rangefinder mount.

Contax rangefinder lenses

The Contax II and III used the same mount, as well as the postwar Contax IIa and Contax IIIa models. This mount was also used by the Kiev followers of the Contax, from the first models to the Kiev 5. Nikon copied the mount for their own rangefinder cameras just after the war but, being this a voluntary difference or a simple mistake, their lens mount is slightly different and only the wide angle lenses are interchangeable, the standard and tele lenses having a wrong focus coupling. Selecting an FSU camera: Beginner's Guide - This post is intended for those interested in buying an FSU rangefinder camera but who have little or no knowledge of them.

Selecting an FSU camera: Beginner's Guide -

The idea is to give you a basic understanding of the breed and allow you to select a model that best fits your needs. What it’s like hanging out in the cramped alleyways and tiny bars of Tokyo’s Shinjuku district. Contact and Biography - Tomas Ayuso. Honduran writer and documentary photojournalist.

Contact and Biography - Tomas Ayuso

My work focuses on Latin American conflict as it relates to the drug war, forced displacement, and urban dispossession. I seek to bind the disparate threads of communities into the grand interlinked story of the Western Hemisphere. In covering the different types of violence facing the region’s people, I hope to create a record of both continental struggles and local successes. AffiliationsWorld Press Photo 6x6 Global Talent Program PhotographerOpen Society Foundations GranteeNational Geographic Explorer Magnum Foundation FellowInternational Reporting Project JournalistDanmarks Radio Latin America ProducerNoria Research Field InvestigatorRISC trained AwardsLatin America National Geographic Portfolio WinnerWorld Press Association emerging photographerMSNBC's 2015 Footsoldier EducationEddie Addams 2019.Bachelor's in Politics and Creative Writing from Mercyhurst, 2008.Master's in Conflict and Development from the New School, 2012.



Soy Alberto Mazuecos y hoy vamos a ver qué es el plano cinematográfico y cuatro maneras de clasificarlo, poniendo como ejemplo diversos planos rodados por Martin Scorsese en sus películas. Además, os mostraré dos vídeos, editados por mí, que ilustran lo que aquí explico con palabras. ¿Por qué es importante conocer los diferentes tipos de planos cinematográficos que se pueden rodar o grabar en una película? Muy sencillo. En el rodaje de una película suele participar un número importante de personas, divididas en equipos con sus propias jerarquías. Pues bien, si trabajamos dentro de esta vorágine de gente, corriendo de acá para allá, dando y recibiendo indicaciones, no podemos perder el tiempo describiendo pormenorizadamente lo que necesitamos de otra persona.

¿Qué es un plano cinematográfico? Un plano es la imagen que capta la cámara sin interrupción. El plano es la unidad básica del lenguaje cinematográfico, por lo que el equipo de rodaje se referirá a él de manera continua. Conoce la terminología de los fotógrafos. (12) Guía básica del lenguaje cinematográfico. The Decisive Moment. 4 Ideas from the Photographic Writings of Roland Barthes. There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.” — Ansel Adams A strong photograph is a marriage of concept and skill.

4 Ideas from the Photographic Writings of Roland Barthes

Just as a brilliant idea falls apart in the hands of an inept photographer, even the most beautiful exposure is wasted if the scene it reproduces is not worth looking at. Countless tutorials and gear guides fill the Internet, aimed at tempering our seemingly genetic predisposition for dwelling on the nitty-gritty details of our craft. But what about the big picture?

Enter photo theory. I can already hear the groans... Nikon Lenses. Lens Serial Nos | Specifications | Accessories | Nikon Lenses | Nikon Cameras | AI Conversions | For Sale | Home Fisheye | 13..18 | 20 | 24 | 28 | 35 | 45-50 slow | 50-58 fast | 85 | 105 | 135 | 180 | 200 | 300 | 400 | 500 | 600 | 800-1200 | Reflex.

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PhotoGuide Japan/PhotoWords/Camera. What's this?

PhotoGuide Japan/PhotoWords/Camera

List of photography-related words in English and Japanese. The Main List has 1100+ words (click on the alphabet links). Many of the words are also categorized in separate lists (General, Camera, etc.). Meanwhile, the J-E List is a separate Japanese-to-English list of essential words not included in the Main List. And Signs is a photo gallery of Japanese signs explained in English. La fotografía ha muerto, viva la posfotografía – Español. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology. The course will take place from 17 to 28 June 2019 and is addressed to beginners who want to learn the technicalities of camera use, editing and sound recording, applied to the specific perspective of ethnographic documentary and visual anthropology. The course is now fully booked. To join the waiting list, please sign up using the form below. The Wabi-Sabi rangefinder: Yasuhara 一式 T981 (Isshiki T981) ~ EMULSIVE.

After Shin Yasuhara left his job at Kyocera, the large Japanese high technology company, he set out on designing his own dream camera. In the 1990’s the major Japanese camera manufacturers had long since been concentrating their efforts on making SLR cameras and smart auto-focus compacts and had no intention to go back to making manual focus rangefinder cameras. Yasuhara 一式 T981 (Isshiki T981) – Backlit mystery Mr Yasuhara had other ideas, as he felt that there was still room in the market for a camera that emulated most of the features of a rangefinder Leica, but with a TTL light-meter with electronic readout, a modern design shutter and with a Leica screw lens mount, taking advantage of the wide range of excellent Leica thread mount lenses available on the used market. Create an Easy Faded Vintage Photo Effect in Photoshop. A simple and easy vintage wash technique Vintage photo effects have incredible appeal. You can take a, seemingly ordinary, well exposed photo, and add a touch of faded vintage lighting and suddenly the image is transformed.

Camera shopping in Tokyo pt. 1 - Shinjuku. Camera shopping in Tokyo pt. 1 – Shinjuku I get a lot of people asking me where to go shopping for a camera in Tokyo, and although it is my business to buy for people, I also want people to come and see Tokyo for themselves. So if you are in Tokyo, or coming to Tokyo this should help you find something. This will be in 3 parts, here is the first. Smaller Is Better: Why You Should Use a Compact Camera for Street Photography. Teníamos dos opciones: estar calladas y morir, o hablar y morir.Y decidimos hablar… [ Fotografías: en Barcelona, durante la manifestación contra la Ley mordaza, eufemísticamente llamada Ley de seguridad ciudadana. 20 de diciembre de 2014. ] [ Palabras: de la valiente y necesaria Malala Yousafzai. ]