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Rinko Kawauchi: Illuminance (Aperture, 2011)

Illuminance is a book by Rinko Kawauchi, one of Japan’s most popular female photographers today.

In her photos we see an iridescent diamond; a radiant blue sky; an elderly woman making onigiri; an infant suckling on a mother’s breast.

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Why 'Scene Modes' DO have a place in digital photography.

Photography is an incredibly subjective and heavily saturated field, and with that comes a great variety of opinion on just about everything, from big topics such as which camera body is the best (and  1,078 more words


Rudi Meisel: Landsleute 1977 – 1987 Two Germanys (Kehrer Verlag, 2015)

Rudi Meisel, born in 1949 in Wilhelmshaven and raised in Osnabrück, studied photography in the class of Otto Steinert at the Folkwangschule Essen and in 1975 founded the group collective of photographers VISUM , together with André Gelpke and Gerd Ludwig. 175 more words


dienacht double Special Issue: Nigeria (dienacht Publishing, 2015)

dienacht Magazine presents this double issue about the Nigerian photography scene – it’s a catalogue for the Lagos Open Range festival on the one side; and showcases works by Nigerian photographers made in photography workshops in Lagos over the last two years on the other side. 196 more words


Low Key Photography

Low key photography is a great method for creating dramatic portraits.

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Still life/portraiture

So, to conclude the current module at college we had to choose a couple of genres to produce images for, I chose still life namely a Jack Daniels bottle and an Absolute vodka bottle. 329 more words


Importance Of Family Portraits/Family Photography

Even if you do not prepare to go digital right this minute, it is necessary that the photography organisation strategy include plans for future growth and expansion, and this will probably include a minimum of some digital photography. 212 more words