17 Excellent Examples of Narrow Depth of Field When I first started to take photography seriously over 10 years ago, mastering depth of field was high on my priority list. Shooting with a narrow depth of field involves setting your camera lens to the widest possible setting and then focusing on one particular part of the frame. The stark contrast between in and out of focus portions of the frame concentrating around the subject and relative distance to other things in the frame creates a wonderful, visually appealing, texture enriched image. Photo by Dey Photo by Lewis Walsh Photo by DonkerDink Photo by dustin_j_williams Photo by Jez Page Photo by gabi_menashe Photo by conorwithonen Photo by Massics Photo by edgaa Photo by tricky ™ Photo by Morgennebel Photo by Will Montague Photo by Mukumbura Photo by Natalia Romay Photo by Express Monorail (taking a break) Photo by A Moon Man Photo by [phil h] Tags: Bokeh
Dwayne Burgess Photography Blog A Father Who Creatively Captures His Kids (20 photos) If there was a prize that could be given out to the most creative father, I'd hope that it was awarded to Jason Lee. A wedding photographer by day, he's used to capturing some of the most important moments in a couple's lives. As a longtime fan of Jason's photos on Flickr however, I think the real magic happens when he turns the camera onto his daughters. Sure, his children are adorably cute in their own right, but that's not what makes his photos so interesting. It's when he puts his own spin on their everyday moments that we not only get to experience our own childhood again, we're able to see a father's pride shine through. I was able to get in touch with Jason to ask him a few questions. Q: How did you get into photography? Q: How do you come up with such creative photos of your daughters? Q: How has being on Flickr helped you with your business? Q: Any inspirational stories you'd like to share? Q: Do you have any advice for aspiring photographers? Q: Any quotes you live by?
Desillusion Parano : un magazine on the road - Ceegee, blog de tendances graphisme et inspiration : webdesign, graphisme, illustration, photographie, motion graphics, art, packaging, animation... I wrote an article few months ago about Desillusion, a very beautiful french magazine dedicated to surf cultures (written in both french and english). Each time I open a new issue it's a great surprise for me to read the articles and to watch the nice graphic design, the great photographs and the magazine in itself (lot of different papers, original shapes...).For the next issue the team had a great idea : to create the issue on the road, in a 1977 Chevrolet all over the West coast of France. Named "Desillusion Parano" in reference to "Las Vegas Parano", this next issue should be full of great encounters and nice pictures. Lucas, of the Desillusion team, sent me some of the first pictures of the trip, and you can discover it in the rest of this post, with a first video. You can follow the trip on the dedicated page of the website, on
Flash Photography with Canon EOS Cameras - Part I. Flash Photography with Canon EOS Cameras - Part I. Copyright © 2001-2014 NK Guy Version 1.8. 12 December, 2010. The invention and subsequent automation and miniaturization of electronic flash revolutionized photography. Table of Contents Part I - Flash Photography with Canon EOS Cameras. 1 - My camera already has a built-in flash. Flash metering systems used by Canon EOS. Controlling flash exposure. EOS system compatible flash units. Internal flash. Part II - EOS flash photography modes. Subject and Background in flash photography. EOS flash photography confusion. Program (P) mode flash. Flash terminology. Strobe and flash. Part III - Common EOS flash features. Bounce flash - swivel and tilt. Accessories. Extension cords. Flash tips. Quality of light. Links to other useful documents. Existing documentation.
a day in the life | photography by meredith kleiber V1 GALLERY artist artist Artist: Peter Funch view cv El Mac - L.A. Painting Après l’excellente vidéo d’une de ses créations au Vietnam, El Mac présente une nouvelle peinture faite dans un bâtiment à Hollywood. Splendide, celle-ci représente le visage de l’avocate Connie Rice fortement impliquée dans la défense des droits civiques. Plus d’images dans la suite. Depth of Field Strategies for Street Portraits Over the years we’ve covered portraits, both shooting and post processing them, and we’ve provided you with an amazing guide to depth of field, but never covered specific strategies. As a primer to this article, take a look at 17 excellent examples of narrow depth of field to get an idea of how depth of field can be applied to street portraits. photo © 2011 Logan Campbell | more info (via: Wylio) Street photography is a niche all to its own, but shooting portraits of either strangers or friends / clients can present a whole other issue. Shooting in the streets Unlike shooting portraits in a studio, shooting in the streets can offer endless opportunities for backgrounds, natural light and settings. Choosing the proper focal length The focal length of your lens will determine how narrow or wide your depth of field is, and will in part be controlled by how much room you have. The right aperture setting photo © 2010 Logan Campbell | more info (via: Wylio) Working with models in the street
Streephers Best Wedding Photography of 2010 – ISPWP 1st Place Contest Winning Images The ISPWP holds a members-only wedding photography contest four times a year. Each contest has 20 different categories, so over the four quarterly contests that adds up to 80 First Place winners for the entire year. Here is a look back at ALL of the 1st place winning images from 2010. NOTE: The images are in order of category and contest, they are all number one category winners. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. 80. Have a favorite image? View all of the ISPWP Wedding Contest Results Find an ISPWP Member Photographer in your area If you meet the ISPWP Membership Requirements you may apply for membership Other posts you might like: