Low key photography

Low key photography

If you’ve been around the photography world for a while, or you’ve been Instagram binging some days, you’ll see low-key photographs for sure, specially around this time of the year, as we are all a little bit moodier and light is more unavailable....
Golden hour

Golden hour

Most of us shoot with natural light, this has certain implications we must be aware of while shooting. Shooting with natural light means you’re using the sun as your lightsource. This will change the direction, quality and temperature (the color in our pictures)...
Portraits: Light modifiers

Portraits: Light modifiers

15 DECEMBER, 2017 Flash Light Modifiers Portraits It is hard to know when you should use a light modifier. Is also difficult to guess which one is the best and to find light modifiers on a budget.  Here are some tips and tricks to practice your portrait...
Portraits: Shooting under bright sun

Portraits: Shooting under bright sun

Have you ever had a shoot outdoors and you HAVE to schedule on a really crappy for portraits light? And yes, I am talking about shooting under bright midday sun. Geez! This summer has come great where I live, which is quite weird as we don’t usually have this...
Lightning (II): Direction of the light

Lightning (II): Direction of the light

Last week I review on a post the more basic characteristics of light, so it seems just right to keep talking about light on photography and how it works to keep improving it, little by little. I know is hard, believe me, is a long run work, but is the best way to...
Lighting (I): Basics of the light

Lighting (I): Basics of the light

A couple weeks ago I enrolled a new photography workshop, this time to learn a little bit more about light and how it works. As we already know, photography is all about working with the light you have (natural light) or the one you can create (mostly from the use of...