Photographing for color

PF 092: Photographing for Color

Why Photographing for Color Should be Part of Your Creative Playbook Photographing in color isn’t about deciding if your photo should be in color or converted to black & white. Instead, think of photographing for color as a method to influence the viewer’s mood when looking at your photo. Color can be the subject of […]

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What is Portrait Photography

What is Portrait Photography? [Updated May 2017]

Portrait photography is one of the most popular genres of photography, but it has many meanings that seem to vary from one person to another. So what is portrait photography, or as it’s also called, portraiture? Let’s take a deeper look. Defining Portrait Photography The basic definition of portrait photography is photography of a person […]

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Five Traits of Successful Photographers

Five Traits of Successful Photographers

Successful photographers know that their work has little to do with the technical aspects of documenting a scene. Anyone can push a button and snap a photo as a technician. The value of a photographer comes with the knowledge and traits they use beyond the technical minutia to create an emotional connection that connects with […]

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