Posts tagged photography
Creating a calming cocoon

Windowless bathrooms are often dull and dingy, but not if you take steps to impart atmosphere. Don’t be afraid to choose dark colours to create a spa-like sanctuary. This black marble is flashed through with amber veining – like waves of light captured on a time-lapse recording. (For a similar effect, try Port Laurent marble.) Brass taps give a warm glow and clever lighting takes away any threat of gloominess.

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FBIPP… or when the best things come unexpected!

It is always extremely pleasant when results exceed our expectations.

It happened to me few weeks ago, when I went to Whitchurch in Buckinghamshire, headquarter of the British Institute of Professional Photography (BIPP), for the assessment of my application to raise the membership from Licentiate to Associate.

You can imagine my surprise when, presenting my body of work in fashion photography, the committee decided that “I was good enough” not only to get the Associateship, but also the Fellowship, the highest level achievable!

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love 4 legs

At marco joe fazio photography we can’t stay still for too long. We have to move and think.

Always in search of new ideas we’ve spent some time during the recent Christmas season having fun and experiment with lighting, hosiery and shoes.

As welcome to the new year to our loyal clients and readers, we have prepared this little “scherzo”, a mini fashion film shot entirely in-house with an iPhone 5s (image quality coherent with the tool!)

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Location for Fashion

Photo-compositing, chroma key, virtual reality and many other digital techniques are nowadays wonderful tools to manipulate images and to get a cow grazing on Mars...

However, nothing is comparable to the feeling of shooting on real locations, where the

spiritus loci

(latin for “spirit of the place”) is tangible and working not just as background.

It is proven that any environment is able to affect feelings, mood and behaviour. Hence, this factor can be certainly used to get the best performance from models and all the creative crew during a photo shoot on location.

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How to get the best from your Habitat & Hospitality imagery

Habitat & Hospitality is a wide categorisation which includes many of the photo assignments I am usually appointed to do; it involves to work for architects, interior designers, furniture companies, construction companies as much as final commercial users, like fashion retailers, restaurants and hotels.

All of them have different needs and targets to achieve; therefore many are the solutions and the variations of this service, which are always tailored and bespoke to each and everyone.

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