3. Types of Photography. Documentary photography. Documentary photography usually refers to a popular form of photography used to chronicle significant and historical events.
It is typically covered in professional photojournalism, or real life reportage, but it may also be an amateur, artistic, or academic pursuit. The photographer attempts to produce truthful, objective, and usually candid photography of a particular subject, most often pictures of people. Examples of Documentary Photography-The Big Picture. Many indigenous groups, including the Huni Kui, Ashaninka, and Madija, live in villages in the Brazilian rainforest near the border with Peru.
Over the past three years, the Ashaninka and Madija say that they have seen more and more incursions on their territory from uncontacted tribes, defined by Survival International as groups who have no peaceful contact with mainstream society. The "Bravos," or "Braves," as uncontacted Indians are called in the region, carry out raids on other villages, putting the communities along the Envira River on permanent alert. Leaders of the Ashaninka tribe have asked the government and NGOs for help in controlling what they consider an encroachment on their area by these uncontacted indigenous groups, stating that the movement of these other tribes is the result of pressure caused by illegal logging across the border in Peru. All photos by Lunae Parracho. --Reuters (26 photos total)
Portrait photography. Natural light portraiture Portrait of a girl in costume in the natural environment of a gothic festival.
Portrait photography or portraiture is photography of a person or group of people that displays the expression, personality, and mood of the subject. Like other types of portraiture, the focus of the photograph is usually the person's face, although the entire body and the background or context may be included. History Portrait photographs have been made since virtually the invention of the camera. Portrait Photography Tips. Portrait Photography guide and tips from Photo.net.
A face devoid of love or grace, A hateful, hard, successful face, A face with which a stone Would feel as thoroughly at ease As were they old acquaintances,-- First time together thrown. -- "A Portrait" by Emily Dickinson Below are two photos by world-famous portrait photographer: Elsa Dorfman.
Elsa has the same kind of studio, background, lights, and equipment as a lot of folks with more technical skill. Child Photography Tips. "The ever changing subject.
They just grow up too quick. " Child photography is one of the most rewarding fields of photography. Wedding photography. A wedding in 1942 - with the bride wearing a traditional white wedding dress Wedding photography is the photography of activities relating to weddings.
It encompasses photographs of the couple before marriage (for announcements, portrait displays, or thank you cards) as well as coverage of the wedding and reception (sometimes referred to as the wedding breakfast in non-US countries). Wedding Photography – 21 Tips for Amateur Wedding Photographers. A Post By: Darren Rowse “Help me – I’m photographing my first Wedding!
… Help me with some Wedding Photography Tips Please!” It’s a question that’s been asked a few times in our forums over the last few months so while I’m not a Pro Wedding Photographer I thought it was time to share a few tips on the topic of Wedding Photography. I’ll leave the technical tips of photographing a wedding to the pros – but as someone who has been asked to photograph numerous friends and family weddings – here are a few suggestions. Engagement Photos Inspired by Wonderland.
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