Studio-Style Rim Light With Two Windows

Studio-style rim light with two windows You don’t need flash to create a studio-style portrait like this one; you only need a little lighting know-how… One of the highlights of our year is spending a few weeks on a luxury cruise ship… working, of course. We’re taken onboard as the lead photographers, with a remit of capturing beautiful imag… JOIN …

Critique #006 – Summer Sunshine And Bathing In Milk

Critique #006 – Summer Sunshine And Bathing In Milk Four more of your images under the loupe, OK, well in Lightroom anyway.  Today we’re going to be talking about cropping, interaction, making images timeless, sensor dust spots and (and why wouldn’t we be?) bathing in milk.  As always, beautiful images to inspire and engage. If you would like y… JOIN …

Video: Three studio portrait ideas for working with dark skin

Three studio portrait ideas for working with dark skin Add shape and depth to portraits of dark-skinned subjects by manipulating the highlights on their face and body. Whereas shadows create definition in portraits of pale-skinned subjects, for dark-skinned subjects the opposite applies. Instead, you create shape and depth by focusing on the hi… JOIN NOW to view this and hundreds …

Outdoor Newborn Portrait

Outdoor Newborn Portrait If it’s hot outside, here’s a newborn portrait that you can replicate. Everything is a potential source of inspiration: this one was inspired by a 1980s poster. It’s a rare day that photographers in the UK can shoot a nude newborn outdoors – the weather just isn’t warm enough most of the time. If you’re lucky enough …

Critique #002 – Sunny Siblings, Lining Up Lights and Wide Angle Wonders

Critique #002 – Sunny Siblings, Lining Up Lights and Wide Angle Wonders Welcome to the second of our image critiques. We’re still finding our feet with these so please give us any feedback (good and bad) as we decide how we want these to look and feel. If you’re one of our members and would like your images critiqued, please …