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Sensor contamination: Self-cleaning of the camera or manual cleaning?

Just like the front lens on the lens, the sensor can get dirty over time and must be cleaned. This can be seen in so-called sensor spots, which are mainly visible on bright surfaces in the photo. These are small or slightly larger black spots. You probably know them too well enough. So you can […]

Memory cards: CF or SD? Storage of continuous shooting and RAW images

Together with the sensor, the memory card represents what the film was like in an analog camera. And back then you didn’t choose the camera after the film either. In other words: the question about the memory card type is not necessary when you buy the camera, because it defines the type and should be […]

Night photography: Photography with long-time exposure, remote shutter release and flashlight

Photography does not always have to take place during the day. The night also offers exciting motifs, lighting effects and moods. If you pay attention to a few points in night photography, nothing can go wrong. Night photography needs long time exposure and the right tools If you want to bring enough light on the […]

Landscape Photography – Tips for the optimal landscape photo

Landscape photography often gives the impression that it is very simple, but at home it usually shows that the shots you were so enthusiastic about are not so impressive. The disappointment is then understandably great. Here you will find tips so that you are still enthusiastic about your results at home. Landscape photography: With 6 […]

Lifestyle photography: vintage, petal or silk blanket? The artist decides

Lifestyle as photo motif? These can be moods, outfits, fashion – motifs directly from life that reflect how the photographer or his model feel, what they like, what they value. This is about both what and how. Inspiration and backgrounds, colors and shapes can serve as a composition for a successful lifestyle photography. Select the […]

High Key and Low Key Photography – What is the difference?

The High Key and Low Key photography is an extremely exciting field. These can often be seen in totally clean advertising photos or in portrait pictures. What exactly that is, you will find out below. As always with photography, high key and low key photography are also about the important light. The focus of the […]

Legal question: Stock photography and the right to the picture

Here I would like to give you a small overview of the concession of concessions and sublicenses for the stock photos. An increasing number of photographers are taking advantage of the opportunity to sell their images through (stock-photo) agencies, which gives them the advantage of reaching a wider clientele and greatly reducing the workload of […]

Family photoshooting: emotional memories across generations

Family photos are among our most precious memories. Even after years, the recordings are repeatedly retrieved and passed on to subsequent generations. Family photos are not only a lot of fun, they also document the chronicle of a family. But it is not always easy to combine grandfather and the youngest grandchild in one picture. […]

Smartphone Photography: Interview with Christoph Engelberth from Pocket Photos

As a professional photographer agency it is our goal to constantly provide news and tips for photography enthusiasts. We regularly publish interviews with experts and managing directors from the photography business. Tips for the perfect photos with your smartphone and iPhone Interview with the managing director Christoph Engelberth of the online magazine Pocket.Photos For our […]

Black and white photography – the right setting for special effects

At night all cats are grey, says a popular saying. This refers optically to the blurred perception of the human eye in the time between sunset and complete darkness. In photography, the photographic artists of black-and-white photography look for just such light conditions and prove in impressive images that objects can also be represented with […]

Light & Shadow Photography – Images with a particularly strong effect

Outdoor photography requires great sensitivity in selecting the optimal light and its direction for the optimal shadow. The light colours change in the course of the day, as do the shadow length and direction. With exposure series, additional nuances can be captured and later the most perfect can be selected. In light and shadow photography, […]

Photography blog: Structure, care and topic – the interview with Roman Raatz

“Compressed knowledge” about analog photography is available from our photography expert Roman Raatz, who has been on the road with his camera for years and has acquired the corresponding know-how. On one of his websites, he has created a kind of textbook for photography beginners, because forums can often not help or confuse. His favourite subject […]

Fitness photo shooting: Preparation as a model – nutrition, tanning and training

In order for a fitness photo shoot to be perfect, precise preparation is very important. Experience has shown that it makes sense to think about the right diet, the strengthening of the important muscles and the precise reduction of body fat 2 to 3 months before the appointment. After that the models can fully concentrate […]

Jewellery photography-jewellery-photography-rings-camera-lens-equipment

Jewellery photographers – jewellery is an accessory that must appeal to the customer directly at first glance. The brighter and more sparkling, the better. Accordingly, buyers prefer to choose their jewellery in the most beautiful glow. The selected accessory must be convincing at first sight, then it becomes a faithful companion in everyday life. Whether […]

Travel: Taking pictures and backing up your data while travelling

Hobby photographers and travel used to mean a lot of film rolls to develop and today an overflowing memory card, because hardly anything inspires a photographer more than a new environment. Discovering it through a lens is something unique and should really be captured in pictures. However, not every photo taken is a work of […]

Correct photography of interior design: Light conditions and camera settings

Every room looks different from every angle, softer in warm light nuances and more angular in “cold” light with rather bright lighting. These and other effects can be used for sales purposes or as rental offers when taking photographs of the interior. However, even the most effective advertising shots should still remain close to the […]