How to Become a Sports Photographer

Being a photographer, one has to know a lot about the lighting and how to best position the subject or what to put in the focus. This is often challenging even when we talk about still life photography, portraits or nature, but imagine how difficult it must be to be a sports photographer. Sports are […]

Photo archives in the UK

Many great and iconic moments have passed and all that’s left behind are stories and photographs we can look back on. But the question remains, where can we find high-quality photographs of historical moments? No matter your intent, whether you just want to satisfy your curiosity or use photographs in your own presentations and work, […]

Best photos taken at sports events

As a photographer, you are constantly trying to catch a perfect frame at exactly the right moment and at the peak of the emotion. And for that, timing is everything. In sports, where everything is so fast and dynamic, a photo like that is one in hundreds. It takes great appreciation of sport and its […]

What are visual arts

In many English dictionaries visual art is defined as the one which can be appreciated using the sight. This is an umbrella term that covers many different art forms ranging from the “traditional” ones such as painting, sculpture, film-making, photography, crafts, architecture to the applied arts (industrial, graphic, fashion, and interior design and decorative art), […]

Importance of lighting for photography

Anyone who has ever taken a photograph, be it with a professional camera or a camera on a smartphone, knows intuitively that lighting is very important. Not only does it make a photo clear, good lighting also makes the colors more vivid and vibrant, it sets the mood and the atmosphere and helps create a […]