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Portraits of Men | Christoph

Ever so often I get asked if it isn't easier to take photos of women. To be honest, I believe that the same thing I'm doing with women, I can replicate with the men in front of my camera. All it needs is some additional know - how of how to pose a man and what is different to posing women. As I only rarely shoot full body images, having a good idea of how to shoot male faces is key. It's important to know how to use light and pose men in front of my camera that it plays up their best features. Look for a strong jaw line, the V - shape and a good posture.      ...

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Wio | Under the Magnolia Tree

So in my garden there is this Magnolia Tree. Unfortunately, it only blooms for a very short time in spring. Needless to say that I felt the urge to take some photos with it. Wio came by in the evening and we had a short session in the evening sun. We literally only used a space that is about 2x2m. And what can I say? I'm in love with our photos. ...

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Shooting in SMALL Spaces | Jule

Sometimes other photographers tell me that they don't have a huge studio space, can only photograph outside or have to rent hotel rooms and other studio spaces to take their photos in. I admit - I've done it all. When I started my photography business I shot most of my images outside, then I tried to use my friend's studio for my sessions and I spent a lot of money on hotel rooms and other spaces to shoot in. The last couple of weeks I came to realize that I want something else for 2017. I love to shoot portraits. I usually never shoot full length images or larger group shots and therefore, I'm fine with just a small spot in front of a huge window that gives me lot's and lot's of beautiful natural light. Jule visited me a couple of days before Christmas and there she was, sitting in front of...

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