I always try giving my photography workshops an edge over all other basic photography workshops happening in India. This time we thought to go a bit out from everyone’s comfort zone, and shoot something crazy and dynamic on location. So I thought why not to try some place which can offer us everything from architectures to nature. And thats the reason we finalised Udaipur city as our workshop location .
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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 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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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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Crop sensor camera, are you serious? Being a professional fashion photographer, do you really use crop sensor camera for your fashion photography assignments? My answer is YES, I love my crop sensor camera and I do use it for my fashion shots. I own two DSLR bodies, crop sensor and full frame both. I love shooting with both as they produce different outputs and they both have their pros and cons. Today i will be posting some images, from my recent fashion shoot which i did with the crop sensor body 60D and the kit lenses 18-55, 55-250 and 40 mm f2.8 lens.
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Photographers, in their beginner stage of photography career. Makes wrong decisions, because of lack of knowledge or no proper guidance. So to make things easier for them. Here i am sharing few frequently asked questions, and their respective answers. From buying the proper photography kit to where to learn photography? I will be covering everything here.
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How to become a successful fashion photographer?
A career in fashion photography doesn’t have to be an impossible dream. With its huge audience, high pay-checks and glamorous international lifestyle, fashion photography may seem like one of the world’s most sought-after professions. But for every fashion photographer who makes it through the door of a top magazine, a thousand others find their niche fashion advertising, art photography, celebrity portraiture or even paparazzi work to make a living.
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