Category: Photography


Photography As Career – Become A Professional Photographer

 Working as professional photographer is very exciting. Now a days lot of amateur photographers are considering photography as career. It is fun to know that your photography hobby can get you money as a side business, or even can be your primary business. I have seen dozens and dozens of the photographers starting their photography business with all excitements, but eventually fail as a professional photographer and end up closing down. Well there can be many reasons for them not able to sustain. May be a wrong start can also lead to not being successful professional photographer. 

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Natural light photography

How to shoot amazing natural light portraits, using window light and a hotel bed sheet ?

Natural light is your best friend if you are a portrait photographer. When it comes to shooting those dreamy looking portraits, I always prefer to use natural light only. As the natural light gives you ease of working. My blog today will explain you the reason why I use natural light for such portraits. Also I will be sharing the BTS images and a simple lighting diagram for your understanding. And not to forget, I will be showing you how to use the available stuff like hotel bed sheet to get that professional touch on your images.

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Golden hours flash

Guide to create a golden hour shot using just a flash – In a cloudy day or Monsoon .

 Faking the sun light effect using flash to create golden hour during cloudy days. BUT HOW? Well first of all, for those photographers who are new to the term “GOLDEN HOUR”. Golden hour is a period shortly after sunrise, or before sunset during which daylight is redder and softer than when the Sun is higher in the sky. But during cloudy days or monsoon, it is not easy to find this magical hour. But today i will be teaching you how you can create a fake golden hour, on any day around the year.

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Free photography course

Win a free seat for our beginner level photography course – Feb2018 batch

Varun Patel’s photography courses have their high reputation in the market. We have so many students coming to us to learn from us. We love sharing our knowledge with all the photographers out there. So just to appreciate your love for us, here we are giving away our one seat for free, in our upcoming beginner level photography course. And the participation procedure is also very simple. Read below for the rules to win your free seat in the Feb2018 batch.

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Wedding photographers

Wedding photographers, they deserve more than just the money. What they deserve is the respect and appreciation.

 I am writing this just not for wedding photographers in Ahmedabad but this article is for all the wedding photographers and their clients. And specially for those clients who needs to understand the value of the wedding photographer. Recently I been to a wedding, where i saw the clients and their family treating the photographers very badly. I really felt sorry for the wedding photographers, and it really made me write this article here. So here is what happened with those guys. 

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Advanced fashion photography

Advanced Fashion Photography – Lighting & Retouching Courses

Introducing “Master Course” our most Advanced Fashion Photography course, offering the best lighting and retouching techniques. Learn at your peace with 1on1 sessions, with our mentor and one of the best fashion photographer from India, Varun Patel

20 photo shoots with advance lighting setups for, indoor & outdoor shoots, with models.

4 photo shoot sessions with your own ideas and concepts to develop your creativity more.

4 advance level retouching sessions.

1 full day photo shoot with International model.

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Natural light setups

Natural light setups for creating different portrait looks – No Flashes, No Studio lights.

I have seen so many photographers ignoring the effectiveness of Natural light setups. I am writing this article to explain, how amazing portraits can be shot just by using natural lights only. My all the three setups in this article is just with natural light and reflectors. Natural light setups are easy to understand and easy to do. As there is no artificial lights required, so they are in expensive also. I will be explaining my each setup in detail for your better understanding.

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Godox P90H

Godox P90H Deep Parabolic Umbrella Soft box – Unboxing, review and test shots.

The Godox P90H is a high-temperature resistant version parabolic soft box. Adopts deep parabolic box design, which enables light to be sent out straight, and the brightness to be decreased progressively from the center to peripherals. This results in extremely even, soft and highly saturated light effects for shooting. I will be unboxing, reviewing and shooting with this Godox P90H soft box. Will be sharing the final high resolution shots to show the light quality.

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