Fashion Designer from London: Exclusive interview with Vinnette Grant

Vinnette Grant is a talented bridal and evening wear fashion designer from London who used to participate at many fashion events such as The London Fashion Week, The New York Fashion Week, The Dubai Fashion Week or The Vogue Fashion Runway. FIV Magazine had the chance to meet Vinnette Grant during Paris Fashion Week and […]

Aleksander Ziarnecki – first photo, the way to fashion photograph & 3 tips for models

Aleksander Ziarnecki is a Berlin based fashion and automotive photograph. The 1990 born photograph have already worked with clients like Zalando, Mercedes-Benz and Harpers Bazaar. We have the possibility to ask him some questions about his career as a fashion photograph, his last milestones and his his biggest shapers. Aleksander shares what his first camera […]

Marcus Hessenberg – German roots, uniqueness as a photograph & Berlin the fashionmetropole

Today we have the chance to ask the british photograph Marcus Hessenberg some questions about his life as a professionell fashion photograph. In his opinion there is more versatilty in photographing women than men, he likes the way cultures change and adapt according to circumstances and you can watch him editing his photos in some […]

Winter fashion trends 2019 for curvy women / Plus-size fashion: these trends suit curvy women

The plus-size trends for winter 2019 show once again that stylish outfits are wearable in all sizes. On the catwalks of the fashion shows for the current season there was a real firework of colours, strong red tones are particularly hip this winter. Capes and ponchos are suitable for many outfits, they also look good […]

Pamela Reif x NA-KD Reborn – Sustainable Trendy

Pamela Reif is probably one of the most successful fitness influencers there is. Not only in Germany but also in the rest of the world millions of fans follow how Pamela dresses, what she eats and how she represents her environment. So it is all the better to see that Pamela uses her reach for […]

Learn to photograph – beginners and beginners

Many people like to take pictures with their mobile phones. Memories are captured and shared. Meanwhile also much lands with Social Media and the photography qualities become ever better. What is the reason for this? Not only the camera quality is increasing, many people are interested in taking beautiful photos. Holiday pictures become nature photographs, […]

Exclusive Autumn interview with the elegant Parisian influencer Daphné Moreau – Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle

Daphné Moreau is a dynamic, positive and passionate 30-year-old Parisian influencer. She has been editor of the fashion and lifestyle blog Mode & The City since 2007, which is a source of inspiration for many French women who are fans of fashion, beauty, lifestyle, food and well-being. Daphne loves autumn, Scottish, Instagram, Tom Hanks and […]

Künstlersozialkasse – Minimum income, contribution, allowance: Who should join?

So that both artists and publicists are compulsorily insured in Germany, there is the so-called artists’ social insurance fund. It regulates statutory health insurance, social care insurance and pension insurance for musicians, photographers, visual artists and publicists of all kinds. It covers the employer’s contribution to these compulsory insurances and is intended for all artists […]

Optimal photography of stars: Polarstern and Milky Way

Clear skies and the lights of the big cities are far away. There are still some good places for razor-sharp night photos of distant stars and glowing meteorites. Those who have found such a place should have the right equipment and know how to transform the breathtaking events on the nightly screen into impressive pictures. […]

Outdoor photography: equipment, technique for beginners

Those who like to be out in nature will certainly find many motifs, which they would like to capture at this very moment . Beginners in outdoor photography can photograph your hiking environment, landscapes, or other objects successfully with a few tips. Before the success of a shot, however, there are some basic rules, without […]

Water drops – fascinating images from a small world – between dynamics and aesthetics

Impressive photos of water splashes and single drops amaze many people. While macro photography requires special high-speed stroboscopes, water drops can be photographed without special equipment. The only things you need are the right camera settings, good light, some water of course – and this step-by-step guide. [shortcode variable slug=”adsense”] What you need to photograph […]

7 tips to find the right camera tripod

If you want to buy a camera tripod, you are faced with an almost unmanageable offer. Whereas in the past camera tripods were mainly made of wood, today high-quality tripods are made of aluminium or carbon fibre. In any case, it is a good idea to consider the following criteria when choosing a tripod. 7 […]

Camera tripod – Exposure without blurring: Tripod or monopod

Many photographic situations require longer exposure times. A good tripod is a useful tool for those who are looking for a safe position for their camera. But there are tripods for different purposes and in all possible shapes, sizes and weights. It is not only important to use a suitable tripod for shooting, you also […]

Photographers portfolio – select photos, create portfolio, design application

Your own portfolio is crucial for your customers, business partners and any contact in your profession. Surely you can convince with a live performance personally and “in colour”. Nevertheless, you should give an insight into your work in advance, and whether you believe it or not: the Portfolio Folder becomes your most important working tool. […]

Setting sizes: Total, close-up, close-up – what is the right size?

The photographer uses the setting size to determine how small or large an object is captured. For a close-up, the camera is brought as close as possible to the object, for smaller shots it remains further away. Roughly, the eight most frequently used proportions are labelled. However, there is no truly uniform definition. The eight […]

Backlit Photography: Tips for Effective Use of Light Sources

Some photos look so natural that inexperienced viewers would bet on editing them with Photoshop. Such post-processing is not necessary at all. Instead, backlighting near a photo object can create sensational effects. It is important not to include the backlight arbitrarily, but to place it in the right position for the object. Why backlighting is […]