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A Helpful Guide to Lighting and Posing Family Portraits

A Helpful Guide to Lighting and Posing Family Portraits

Whether you are doing it professionally or simply looking to use your skills to capture lasting memories, family portraiture can be a challenging but rewarding genre. This helpful video will show you
Wästberg Shrinks a Pendant Light Down, Down, Down

Wästberg Shrinks a Pendant Light Down, Down, Down

Claesson Koivisto Rune have taken Wästberg's w151 extra large pendants + shrunk them down to create the w201 extra small pendant lights.
How I Shot Celebrity Rob Raco of Netflix’s Riverdale for the Cover of Creators Magazine

How I Shot Celebrity Rob Raco of Netflix’s Riverdale for the Cover of Creators Magazine

I was recently in America doing more photography work and did a total of 11 photoshoots in the one month I was there. It was an incredibly long flight from Singapore, gotta make my time there worth

Highlights From 2020’s Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair

From sustainable materials to cheerful colorways, uplifting standouts from this year's event If this year’s installment of Stockholm Design Week and the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair are
How 2019 Fstoppers Photographer of the Year Jan Gonzales Shot 'Circus of Doom'

How 2019 Fstoppers Photographer of the Year Jan Gonzales Shot 'Circus of Doom'

“Circus of Doom” is a circus-inspired conceptual portraiture with the Fujifilm X-T200. “Doom” sounds scary, but “Circus” sounds awesome, so I'm slightly confused, but I'm definitely in! This is not
Combining Video and Stills to Tell Stories: Profoto and Emily Dahl

Combining Video and Stills to Tell Stories: Profoto and Emily Dahl

When you're working, are you shooting just stills? Just video? Is there a way to combine the two to tell better stories? Can gear help with that? [ Read More ]
Professional Photographer Critiques Boudoir Images: You Are Not as Good as You Think

Professional Photographer Critiques Boudoir Images: You Are Not as Good as You Think

Starting off in any genre most photographers will go through the feeling of being on top of their game. This is until years later when they look back at their portfolio and cringe compared to the work
Friday Five with Nicci Green of Articolo

Friday Five with Nicci Green of Articolo

After 25+ years in the design world as a stylist + designer, Nicci Green founded lighting brand Articolo & now she's here for Friday Five!
IMM Cologne: pulpo Collaborates with Herkner, Babin, and MUT Design

IMM Cologne: pulpo Collaborates with Herkner, Babin, and MUT Design

pulpo's new products show a sensitivity to the perception of materials and contrast a colored lightness with solid density.

Terracotta Design Build Co.

Georgia-based Terracotta Design Build Co. have an absolutely stellar portfolio filled with some of the most beautiful kitchens I’ve ever seen, so I thought I would start off this feature with some of
How We Filmed a Commercial From Start to Finish

How We Filmed a Commercial From Start to Finish

We decided to film a commercial for our neighborhood in Puerto Rico. It was much more difficult than we expected. [ Read More ]
The Rechargeable Bud Lamp You Can Take with You

The Rechargeable Bud Lamp You Can Take with You

A portable, bud-like lamp that brings light to any space for up to 20 hours without needing to be plugged in.
Mitsubishi's new fake skylights use color changing LEDs and cost $7000

Mitsubishi's new fake skylights use color changing LEDs and cost $7000

And you thought that the Reveal fake sunlight-through-trees projector that I posted about last month was spendy at $320! Mitsubishi's new LED faux skylights will sell for $6000-$7000 depending on the
Mitsubishi’s Fake LED Skylights Simulate Sunlight to Make Offices Feel Less Depressing

Mitsubishi’s Fake LED Skylights Simulate Sunlight to Make Offices Feel Less Depressing

The technologies that once promised to free us from soul-crushing office jobs have mostly resulted in just the opposite. But Mitsubishi is leveraging one technology in an attempt to make working in a
Bring Home a Bit of Oscars Glam with This $50 Nebula Lamp

Bring Home a Bit of Oscars Glam with This $50 Nebula Lamp

Reviewers call it mesmerizing, calming, a great gift for anyone, and one of those drunken amazon purchases which I really liked! READ MORE...
Product Of The Week: A Beautiful Art Deco Style Sculptural Lamp

Product Of The Week: A Beautiful Art Deco Style Sculptural Lamp

The sheer grace in its form grants this lamp the spotlight this week. Get it on Amazon. Recommended Reading: 50 Unique Table Lamps That Help You Lighten Up Your Interior
An Excellent Look at Lighting On-Location Portraits

An Excellent Look at Lighting On-Location Portraits

Lighting in a studio environment is tough enough, but shooting on-location portraits presents its own set of challenges. This excellent video takes you behind the scenes on an on-location portrait
Photographing a Black Product on a Black Background

Photographing a Black Product on a Black Background

Product photography is a fun genre that will challenge you to really fine-tune your lighting and post-processing skills. This excellent video will show you the process of building up an eye-catching
The Different Types of Light in Landscape Photography

The Different Types of Light in Landscape Photography

One of the things I have always loved about landscape photography is the way the same scene can be rendered in vastly different ways by various types of light. This great video discusses the many