A Mexico-based artist Wes Naman was wrapping Christmas gifts with his assistant last year, when the two started toying around with a roll of scotch tape. Putting it on their faces and seeing the hilarious expressions, Wes was inspired to create whole photo series called “Scotch Tape”, where his models would voluntarily wrap their faces with the sticky medium.
Raising your rates can be a difficult decision – when to do it, what is fair enough to charge, and will anyone think you’re worth it?
The rates you set for portraits and wedding coverage matters. Each check goes into the end of the year money bucket which is basically, what you’ll be making annually as a full-time photographer. Taking that into consideration, it’s important to price your services in hopes that you book enough to make a decent living.
So, you made it through the Mayan calendar’s scheduled apocalypse safe and sound? Congratulations! Wait a minute, we’re about to go over a “Fiscal Cliff”, oh no!
Like a needle in a compass, this german graphic designer and photographer keeps being drawn up north. It is there where his passion for photography truly blooms.
If you still have your Christmas decorations up, it’s a great opportunity to start using these Christmas lights of yours to create some amazing Bokeh.
While visiting Los Angeles, Ben stopped by SLR Lounge to catch up with us and talk about his path in photography, his approach to a shoot, and more. Learn more about one of Canada’s rising commercial photographers!
Next up on the possible rumors for 2013 is Nikon’s next DSLR. At this point the rumor is not nearly as likely as Canon’s highly probably 14-24 f/2.8 L and 35mm f/1.4 L mk2, however in my opinion it is still “possible”.
With Christmas quite literally around the corner, or already here depending what time zone you’re in, I thought it would be good to share this awesome Time Lapse video by Mattia Bicchi.
It’s that time of year again. Some of you can’t stand it, and some of you love it. Kinda like the holidays in general, I imagine.
We’re thrilled to feature one of our favorite landscape photographers, Josseph Rossbach. His vibrant imagery and creative use of slow shutters and HDR photography is some of the best we’ve seen in a while.
Irene Kung, a Swiss photographer who lives in Milan turns daytime shots into nocturnal shots, which produce haunting effects.
Marissa Mayer, the CEO of Yahoo just made Flickr free — for three months, anyway.