Tag: Portrait

How to Shoot an Outdoor Portrait

There are many different ways to take a picture, shoot a portrait, snap a shot. Whatever you want to call it, there are a variety of techniques to use when capturing the perfect shot. Looking to utilize Mother Nature's splendour...

Super Tips and Inspiration for Better Portrait Photography

Taking portrait photographs is a lot of fun - if you know what you're doing. While you may get lucky if you don't have the skills, it's a great idea to learn and practice portrait photography so that you can...

Portrait of a Freelancer: Are Freelancers Mostly Stay at Home Moms?

The first thought that comes to mind is that freelancers are usually stay at home moms trying to earn side income while taking care of the kids. This is very stereotypical, and not true. Freelancing  is a misunderstood career choice....

Studio Lighting Techniques you Really Need to Know

With any type of photography, the lighting techniques you use will greatly affect the way your work looks, as will the choice of props you decide to use. Below are some lighting principles I abide by when carrying out photography...

Portrait of Thought by Dagna Napierala

Our thought underlies almost all human actions and interactions. When you're walking down the street, you can look at somebody right in the eyes yet have no clue about their state of intellectual activity. The phenomenology movement in philosophy saw a radical change...

Handmade Cassette Art from Benoit Jammes

The cassette was one of the two most common formats for prerecorded music, if you remember using a cassette congrats! You're getting old! French artist Benoit Jammes created an artistic series to the forgotten musical format by transforming it into whatever his imagination...

Floppy Disk Portraits by Nick Gentry

Nick Gentry is a British artist from London. Much of his artistic output has been generated with the use of contributed artifacts and materials. If you do not know what a floppy disk is....well to be honest it means I'm...

10 Beautiful Human Portrait Typography Designs

Art has always undergone a metamorphosis through the ages. Depending on the materials available, the depth of human imagination and the changing perceptions of the world, these aspects have contributed to new art forms or revitalization of the old. Portrait...