Thursday, May 30

Portrait Photography

Capturing Cultural Diversity: 23 Inspiring Portraits of Native American Tribes

Capturing Cultural Diversity: 23 Inspiring Portraits of Native American Tribes

Portrait Photography
In the world of photography, some projects are born from a deep-seated passion and a commitment to preserving culture and tradition. Clark Dunbar, a seasoned photographer with a rich history, embarked on an extraordinary journey that led him to capture inspiring portraits of Native American tribes through his lens. With decades of experience under his belt, Clark recently shared his insights into this remarkable project. Clark Dunbar's fascination with Native American cultures started half a century ago when he was just 5 or 6 years old. However, it was only recently that he resurrected his long-lost project outline. As he revisited his old notes, he recognized a need to diversify his portfolio, steering away from the "commercial/corporate" style he had been known for. The project, whi...
27 Powerful Senior Portraits that Remind Us the Reality of Life

27 Powerful Senior Portraits that Remind Us the Reality of Life

Portrait Photography
By definition, Portrait photography is the type of photography aimed towards capturing the personality of a person or group of people by using effective photography techniques and accessories. But as of today, this is not the case always. Most of the time, the personality which the photographer is looking for will be expressed instead of the true personality of the subject. Yet, we can't point fingers, because most of them are created for commercial purposes. They have to do what they have to do. Carol Visser is a photographer whose portrait photographs perfectly fit into the definition of portraiture. They are not glamorous, but they are powerful and real. Her photographs capture the true personality of her subjects. Plus she has a fascinating choice of subjects for her portraits. She...
32 Amazing Studio Animal Portraits You Must See

32 Amazing Studio Animal Portraits You Must See

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When we hear the term 'Portrait Photograph', what naturally comes to mind is a close-up photograph of a person inside a studio. But it cannot be stereotyped like that. A portrait photograph can be either close-up or a full body shot, it can be inside a studio or outside. What makes a photograph a portrait is, the quality of showcasing the personality of the subject. “It’s one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like, it’s another thing to make a portrait of who they are.”Paul Caponigro What we are featuring today is not a bunch of conventional portraits. But they fall well within the definition of portrait photography since they have are showing the personality of the subjects well, in a dramatic manner. Image credit & More info: bradwilson.com | Facebook | Insta...
Reflections of the Past – A Masterpiece by an Amarican Photographer

Reflections of the Past – A Masterpiece by an Amarican Photographer

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No matter how much we dislike, getting old is an inevitable truth we all have to face. Money, power, fame or anything else can't help us to get rid of getting old, even though some believe they do. But, we all have a choice in that case. We can either choose to let our 'mind' be old along with the body also or to be young inside the mind irrespective of the body being old. For the people who can be young in their mind, getting old is not much of a problem. Tom Hussey is a lifestyle photographer who is specialized in commercial advertising. He once met a WWII veteran named Gardner, who is about to celebrate his 80th birthday. Gardner told Tom that he couldn't believe that he was about to be 80 years old and he still felt like a young man. Inspired by that statement, Tom created a bathr...
15 Amazing Conceptual Self Portraits by Flóra Borsi

15 Amazing Conceptual Self Portraits by Flóra Borsi

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Flóra Borsi is a well-known photographer for her amazing surreal self-portraits. Almost all her photographs are self-portraits and she goes above and beyond to prepare herself for her portraits. She doesn't seem to mind getting her face and body totally painted or having an egg poured on her head if it gives her the outcome she expects. Mixed with the perfect amount of surrealism, her portraits contain very complex and deep emotions which are really captivating. Flóra's likes to make her photographs crystal clear and sharp. This style of her is evident in all of her photographs. We at Fotomated have selected the best of the best of her conceptual self-portraits for our viewers. Not much explanation is needed, her works will speak for themselves. Scroll down to see some amazing fine ...
Turkish Photographer Captures Amazingly Beautiful Eyes of Istanbul

Turkish Photographer Captures Amazingly Beautiful Eyes of Istanbul

Portrait Photography
There is a popular saying by Paulo Coelho, "The eyes are the mirror of the soul and reflect everything that seems to be hidden; and like a mirror, they also reflect the person looking into them." All of us can relate to this statement undoubtedly. That is why we generally say that eyes can talk. Now, let us look into some talking eyes to see their souls. Abdullah Aydemir is a Turkish photographer based in Istanbul. He believes the above saying enormously and loves to look into the souls of children through their eyes. He loves to walk on the streets of Istanbul and capture the exceptional beauty of the children he meets on the streets. Below are some of the amazing photographs he has captured like that. (c) Abdullah Aydemir (c) Abdullah Aydemir (c) Abdullah Aydemir ...
This Photographer Has Captured a Rare Beauty

This Photographer Has Captured a Rare Beauty

Portrait Photography
Amina Arsakova, a talented Chechen photographer, was in a shopping mall when she came across an 11-year-old Amina Ependieva. The little girl's attractiveness immediately piqued her interest. Ependieva has albinism and heterochromia, which are both rare genetic disorders. And it's because of these combined conditions, she's one in a million. Being a photographer, she became restless to have a chance to capture her beauty. Image credit & More info: Amina Arsakova Albinism causes a reduction in melanin pigment in the skin, eyes, and hair, whereas heterochromia causes a change in iris colouration. Ependieva possesses both of them; she has white-blonde hair and pale skin, as well as one blue and one brown eye. Arsakova wanted to do a picture shoot with this lovely ...
Animeyed – Conceptual Photography Project Mixed with Surrealism

Animeyed – Conceptual Photography Project Mixed with Surrealism

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Flora Borsi is an excellent conceptual and surrealist artist in the photography field today. Her skill and complex concepts produce stunning evocations of universal emotions, such as love, passion, longing and grief. Flora has had solo exhibits in Europe and the United States, and she was a member of the Saatchi Gallery's "Continental Shift" group show. Flora is a self-taught artist who has shown at the Louvre and whose work served as inspiration for the Photoshop logo. Solo exhibits of her art have taken place in Europe and the United States. If you're interested in more information, you can find them on her website here. One of her most significant projects is 'Animeyed', where she depicts a peaceful coexistence of human and animal characteristics, resulting in a combination of art a...
Even Animal Portraits has Their Own Distinct Features

Even Animal Portraits has Their Own Distinct Features

Portrait Photography
What is Portraits Photography? Portrait photography is about using backgrounds, lighting, and positioning to capture a person's essence, personality, identity, and attitude. While this description may appear straightforward, portrait photography is one of the most difficult types of photography to perfect. The idea is to get a photo that looks both natural and staged so that the subject's personality shines through. It doesn't matter what equipment a portrait photographer employs as long as he or she can adequately capture the subject's personality. While having cutting-edge equipment is always beneficial, it is not required. Portraits Photographer Role The portrait photographer is in charge of photographing their subject(s). For their portrait shots, portrait photographers...