What type of camera to choose
Today on the market there are two types of cameras most often - digital mirror and ordinary digital cameras. I decided to write a small article about choosing between what…

Continue reading →

The effect of star rays in photos
When shooting a bright light source into the frame, you can get an interesting effect with the rays of light. This effect is usually called Star Effect. This effect is…

Continue reading →

Viewfinder size
Modern digital mirror cameras are most often used for focusing the optical viewfinder. Amateur photographers call it simply ‘peephole‘. Abbreviated Optical Detector called OVI. OVI differ from each other in…

Continue reading →

32 golden rules for the photographer and photo model

And although photography is a creative matter, there are some unwritten rules here. Most often they are written in a joking calm. How – you read below …

Photographer’s rules

Select the plot to be shot.
Establish contact with the model or make it so that she does not see you at all.
Remove from the model all the excess and remove unnecessary items from her hands.
Take into account all objects that fall into the frame. Remove unnecessary. Or change the shooting point.Remove the lens cap.
Ensure that the fingers do not cover the lens and other sensors.
Rate background.
Adjust frame boundaries.
Rate the appearance of the model.
Eliminate shortcomings of appearance.
Line up the frame with the laws of composition, posture and gestures of the model.
Expose the lighting.
Determine the exposure.
Evaluate the depth of field and speed of movement of the subject.
Rate the contrast of the plot.
Amend the exposure.
Last estimate the frame and background borders.
Exhale
Hold the breath.
Press the shutter.
Inhale
With an indifferent look, take the words of admiration for the photo taken.
Basic requirements and wishes for the model

The desire to participate in the photography as a model! during photography, not to be a dead mannequin, but to try to be sincere, “alive” and necessarily yourself, as far as possible; boldly and directly express your suggestions and thoughts to the photo; not to be afraid of experiments, in photography it often leads to very beautiful photos;
10 golden rules of the model:

Make contact with the photographer.
Eliminate excess makeup.
Remove unnecessary accessories and jewelry.
Rate background.
Pay attention to the surrounding objects and try to beat them.
Relax.
Enter the image.
Completely forget about the photographer. Do not notice the camera.
Enter courage.
Do not leave it until the photographer shows that he no longer has a film!

Depth of Field Preview
Some cameras have a function to preview the depth of field. To understand how it works, you first need to know what the depth of field is, for example, you…

...

What is the excerpt
Exposure - this is the time during which the camera captures the image. When photographing, the light is read using a camera matrix or using a film. When we do…

...

How to photograph in the campaign
The question of how best to photograph in a campaign relates to general issues - how to photograph in general. But in the campaign for the photographer, and just for…

...

Flash afternoon - how to use
How to photograph with a flash in the afternoon and why in general a flash in the afternoon? The question seems meaningless, but when it comes to practice, it turns…

...