Escaping from the stereotyped and somehow debatable usage of young and skinny models in the fashion industry, we had much more pleasure in shooting this series of “proud portraiture” of stonemasons at work.Read More
I would like to dedicate this week’s post to a surreal portrait of me (yes, those legs are mine!) taken by Sarah Fortescue.
Sarah is not only a talented interior designer, but also a kindred soul and crazy creative!
You all can have fun to find meanings and symbolism on this picture, however that was taken to show the upholstered padded seat stool in printed fabric, one of Sarah Fortescue Design creations.Read More
Who said that beauty dish is for beauty shots?
Although this phrase might sound a wordplay, it is true that some equipments are specifics for certain tasks.
The “beauty dish” - or softlight reflector, as Profoto more technically call it - is a light modifier that, applied to a strobe (studio lighting), creates a unique lighting patter, enhancing facial features, make-up and hairstyling with a pristine, natural look. Hence is perfect for beauty photography.Read More
A painting, a drawing or a photograph showing a subject on pose, usually a person, recognisable for his/her personal traits…
But what if the main traits - usually the facial ones - are not visible? Can this image still be defined a portrait?Read More