Laurent started photographing african fauna in 2002 during a trip in Tanzania. He immediately decided to take pictures of wildlife only in b&w. "Africa is rich in colors but for me it is a land of light and contrast".
Monique Walhof's insight:
Beautiful - setting the bar for b/w wildlife photography for sure
Photography is all about the relationship between light and perspective, and nowhere is this made clearer than in these hilarious two-faced photos, where the subjects and the shadows that they cast tell two (often very different) stories. With just the right perspective and just the right light at just the right time, one can easily create funny, mysterious or powerful photographs.
When it comes to fancy studio portraits of pets, it’s no surprise people are willing to hire photographers for loving photos ....high time for an artistically neglected group of barnyard animals to step into the spotlight: goats and sheep
How to photograph the moon and tips on moon photography with DSLR - if you own a DSLR or a point and shoot with an optical zoom, I'm sure that every once in a while you see a beautiful moon and you think about taking a picture of it, especially when the moon is full and beautiful. Moon photography with a digital camera.
Within the small confines of her 3 x 6 meter studio in Seoul, JeeYoung Lee's imagination is without boundaries. For each of her photographs the artist fills every square inch of space with hand-made props, set pieces, and backdrops and never edits or modifies the image digital
Beth Moon, a photographer based in San Francisco, has been searching for the world’s oldest trees for the past 14 years. She has traveled all around the globe to capture the most magnificent trees that grow in remote locations and look as old as the world itself.
Shadows add facet and significance to an image. They can highlight emotions, create surreal images, and be used in a variety of ways. Shadows create fascinating photos on their own, and they also are gorgeous when paired with their parent object
Today as I was pulling together some images for this weekend’s photo challenge (on the them of ‘Shadows’ – I’ll officially launch it later today) I found so many cool images that touched on the theme that I thought I’d pull them together into an image collection. I hope they give a little inspiration and …
Photographer and visual artist Ernest Goh is known for his work photographing wildlife and other animals. His latest book documents the strange world of chicken beauty pageants in Malaysia where he encountered a breed of bird called the Ayam Seramas, an ornate chicken raised not for it
per5 Easy Steps to Choose the Perfect Prime Lens for You
Monique Walhof's insight:
Perfect post .. the comments were very helpful for me too. love the idea to shoot at one focal point with zoom and see which one feels best to me. or to go back and see what focal length i tend to always shoot at...