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Flo Ngala has mastered the art of "hustling" and "flowing" when she's creating portraits, despite the opposite meanings of these two terms. Watch this B&H Event Space video and learn how she approaches balancing the rapid nature of "hustle" and the slow nature of "flow" as she applies it to her photography. Thumbnail credit: Flo Ngala for T.A. New York 0:00 - Introduction 2:21 - Defining Hustle and Flow 3:13 - Flo's First Fashion Hustles 6:15 - Overview 6:42 - Hustle Tip 1 8:25 - Hustle Tip 2 10:01 - Hustle Tip 3 11:24 - Hustle Tip 4 13:
Anything you have the power to dream up, you have the power to create. Nikon Ambassador Dixie Dixon explains why the Nikon Z9 and NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S allow her to find inspiration for her portraits, while also focusing on capturing photos. 0:00 - Dixon’s Career 9:42 - Nikon Z9 and NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S 28:00 - Photoshoot Behind the Scenes 30:53 - Working with Animals in Fashion Photography 40:06 - Getting Creative 47:27 - Q&A
Photographers instinctively seek light. In this video, Joe McNally shares stories from his career and the incredible effort he puts into lighting an image. 0:00 - Introduction 5:39 - McNally's History with Light 9:43 - Light that Looks Natural 13:15 - No Place for Fancy Light 13:58 - Nervous Light 14:27 - The Valley of the Gels 18:58 - Hard Light 22:34 - Soft Light 25:21 - Lots of Light 28:32 - Same Subject, Different Light 30:47 - Fashion Light 40:56 - Light in Difficult Places 42:09 - Quick Light 43:45 - Light Shapes Character 48:17 - Day in
Dominique Hammer specializes in black-and-white photography. In this presentation he shares his experience, knowledge, and recommendations to help you improve your photography. 0:00 - Introduction 1:29 - Train Your Eyesight 7:40 - Analyzing the First Photo 12:56 - How to Analyze Photography 20:32 - How to Prepare a Fashion Shoot 28:29 - Analyzing the Fashion Shoot Photo 34:22 - How to Find the Essentials 42:49 - Things that Helped the Most 49:10 - Analyzing the Final Photo 50:46 - Gear Used 51:20 - Final Thoughts
Jason Rivera discusses creative direction, shooting, and the equipment he uses during indoor and outdoor photo shoots. He explains the benefits of different types of lighting for continuous and strobe photography and how he mixes both styles for his assignments. 0:00 - Introduction 2:06 - Rivera’s Workflow 6:07 - Stella Pro Lights 8:23 - It's not About the Size of the Gear, It's About Being Confident 12:09 - Breaking Down Rivera’s Fashion Shoots 20:48 - How to Work with Clients 24:24 - Tips for Breaking into the Industry 29:10 - Continuous vs
Whether it's a fashion or wedding photoshoot, portrait lighting and posing can take your photos from okay to great. Professional photographer Roberto Valenzuela takes you behind the scenes to his portrait photography lighting and posing process. You'll learn how to pose and light women and men, from professional models to wedding parties, from in studio to on location. What are some of your own tips for posing and lighting portraits? Share them with us in the Comments area, below. Sponsored by Lexar
Learn fashion photography techniques in this webinar. Editorial, lifestyle, and fashion photographer/Director and Nikon Ambassador Dixie Dixon discusses her creative process, gear, posing, and lighting tips. She also covers the camera settings she typically uses, such as the ideal aperture for fashion photography. Questions? Post them in the Comments section, below. Sponsored by Manfrotto
New York City-based fashion and beauty photographer Lara Jade shares her fashion photography tips on topics such as finding subjects to photograph and marketing yourself, and talks about the difference between editorial and commercial photography. Are you new to the world of fashion and beauty photography, or a seasoned pro? Share your thoughts about this video, along with your own tips, in the Comments section, below!
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Photographer Stacie Yue captured Fashion Week 2019, in New York City, and took some time to give us seven of her tips for capturing street-style photos. Yue covers working with your camera settings, working with talent, and even where you should be to get the best shots. Be sure to check out our other videos at BandH.com, where you can learn more about photography.
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Jeff Rojas is back in the B&H Event Space! He's kicking off 2019 with the fundamentals of the business of fashion photography. He’ll guide you through the core essentials of how to break into shooting fashion, and he’ll introduce three lighting setups you can use to kick off your career.
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Great fashion photography reflects and shapes the era in which it is made, from wartime to economic booms, fashion design and the imagery that defines it have shown us where our boundaries lie and how we seek to embrace or break them. A fashion photograph is about lifestyle, desire, fantasy, sensuality, and, unavoidably, the state of commerce. It is about wanting to be the person inside the clothes, or wanting to have one’s life shown within the image. It is also about identity, subculture, and the desire to belong. If you are a student,
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In the following video, videographer Chase Kubasiak shows us how to capture the appearance of floating in water without breaking the bank. Kubasiak meets with photographer Melissa Morley, who has perfected this technique for her own work, and asks her to walk us through the process. Morley and Kubasiak describe the tools and materials you may need, as well as any post-production that needs to be done to complete the shot, by performing their own shoot for you to watch. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of
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In this B&H Event Space video, photographer Joey Quintero walks you step-by-step through how to assemble the network of creatives who are essential to executing a successful fashion photo shoot. To give you a practical behind-the-scenes experience, he brings along some people with whom he regularly works—a fashion stylist, and a professional hair and make-up artist—who get right to work readying the model for the set. Once the makeup and styling are complete, Quintero leads the group through a posing session using a variety of different
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About a year ago top fashion and lifestyle photographer Dixie Dixon created a personal wishlist for what the specs of her dream camera would be, and once she got to use the amazing, new Nikon D850 DSLR she realized it has every single capability she had wished for. She has never been more excited about a new camera! The 45.7 megapixels which allow a wide flexibility in cropping, combined with the auto focusing system, the blazing fast 7FPS, the touch screen, the gorgeous skin tones, and the overall image quality that can only be described as
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Rounding off fashion week, B&H takes a look at how makeup and lighting work together for successful fashion shoots. In this video, Cory Rice, a writer for the B&H Explora Blog, works with celebrity makeup artist Moani Lee and discusses how to combine makeup and lighting to create strong images in natural and artificial lighting setups.