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Archives for category: photo Benoit Courti is a french photographer living in Paris. Fascinated by photography since his childhood, he first embraced a career as a music composer before becoming a professional portrait/art photographer in 2010.

by Jacob Sutton

Wonderland Returns ……… ‘The White Queen’

How  Kirsty Mitchell took this shot.  Read the story

By Nick Stern

Portrait lighting using an Umbrella vs a Softbox

Very glamourous image using a stripbox

Book i am reading:

Photojournalism, Sixth Edition: The Professionals’ Approach

By Kenneth Kobre

Photo Editor Larry Nighswander has identified 15 Elements of Composition that can control the “look” of your photographs. Some pictures contain one of the elements, while others will use several of them:

Rule of Thirds
Controlled Depth of Field
Lighting as a Creative Device
Linear Perspective
Introducing Disorder
The Decisive Moment
Selective Focus
Dominant Foreground, Contributing Background

Image recognition searching web site

Julie de Waroquier (France)

Julie’s pictures are a mixture of fantasizing, surrealism and conceptualism; inspired by fairy tales and dreams.