I had in mind three sets for a black and white shoot and Vivian was perfect for it. Unluckily we had the time to shoot just two sets, but the results are more than satisfactory. What I have learned: I … Continue reading Shooting with Vivian
It’s obvious I am taking a direction where colors and contrasts are predominant and I am absolutely happy with it. Still fighting with the lights reaching the background and in fact it’s now time to build some flags and see … Continue reading Great studio session with Wura
Few months ago I shot my second photoshoot. I still need to figure out a lot of stuff, but I have also learned a lot. I have learned to not trust the camera monitor at all, better to use a … Continue reading Fancy Gels and Colored backgrounds
After moving house and building a studio in my garage, it’s time to start working with lighting and models! This is my first home-made fashion portrait work 🙂 and some behind the scene! For this photoshoot I used only two … Continue reading Cool Nancy Photoshoot
Was a long time I promised Wura to shoot together again. I had in mind for a while to shoot inside an arcade as well, so that’s it, I thought immediately about her. Coloured lights work better on dark skin … Continue reading At the arcades
Well this was just a cool chance encounter. The Neptune Girls is a very energetic group of (mainly) girls based in Portsmouth who have the goal to empower the woman body (and spirit), regardless the size and shape! I noticed … Continue reading The sassy world of the Neptune girls
I think I met Zara through Starnow.co.uk as well. She is a business woman and as an incredible hectic life. She is a fitness junkie, PT, captain of yachts, entrepreneur and who knows what else. We met at the canoe … Continue reading Exciting and tiring day with Zara
This is basically my first photoshoot with a model who I didn’t know before. I found Wura on Starnow.co.uk, which is a decent website where it’s possible to find models for TFP (Time For Print) shoots. I wouldn’t pay for … Continue reading Photoshoot with Wura and Timmy
Hey there, Last week I asked a friend of mine to pose for me. People are so keen to pose…I am not sure I would, but it’s a hella fun for sure Continue reading Photo session with Michele
Note: I don’t like writing tutorials, as there are already hundreds on the internet. However if I have a personal interpretation of the technical feature, then I will be glad to talk about it. Introduction: As I am exploring different … Continue reading An introduction to photography with off camera HSS flashes
While I was in Palermo, my sister took me to Castellamare. The location was quite interesting and I asked her if she wanted to pose for a couple of shots. I am pleased with the results I retouched the images … Continue reading A day out with my sister
I will write about my last visit in Palermo and how I found very exciting shooting street photography around the picturesque streets of the city. Meanwhile I will share the photos as I develop them. I started from this one, … Continue reading My first portrait of a stranger
I decided this will be the year of the portrait. I never really studied portrait photography, but I felt it could be a lot of fun (and it is). I didn’t tried much before, because I had to overcome my … Continue reading Portrait, what an obsession!
Just received the prize from the gurushots.com contest I won few weeks ago with the featured image of this post. The book is published by rockynook and sent directly from USA Seems cool! (I liked the cover) Continue reading New book!