The best-selling and highly praised eBook From Basics To Fine-art, written with co-author Julia Anna Gospodarou.
WHAT MAKES FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY Introduction A trending theme in photography right now is fine art photography. I'm calling myself a fine art photographer and perhaps you call yourself an artist too or perhaps you don't and you have encountered other photographers...
In this new blog post, I’m focusing on the Why instead of just the How of fine-art post-processing by presenting a few high-level principles that form the basis of a structured method of processing to create images that are visually effective and aesthetic. Principles...
With the recent arrival, late 2020, of Apple computers with their new Silicon (M1) processors, this blog post contains important information for people with a new Apple M1 computer and who are also using Adobe Photoshop with or without third party software and...
FREE WEBINAR ON QUICK MASK PRO PANEL - OCTOBER 4, 2020 Following up on the well-received free webinars for the B&W artisan pro X panel earlier this year, I'm now announcing a free, live, and interactive webinar on the use of the Quick Mask Pro panel. There are...
We provide some of the most elaborate and detailed free, and original, articles on B&W, fine-art and long exposure photography since 2009
Together with co-author Julia Anna Gospodarou we’ve written a book on fine-art photography, black and white photography and architectural photography that’s already considered by many to be one of the best books on black and white photography of the last decade(s) by many renowned photographers and educators.
B&W Artisan Pro is an intuitive and easy to use Photoshop panel for advanced crafting of B&W photographs, with powerful local adjustments features, designed by award-winning photographer Joel Tjintjelaar. With this panel, Joel provides an easy and quick alternative for his advanced B&W editing techniques without the steep learning curve
I’ve created a series of 5 video tutorials, in which I will demonstrate my black and white photography processing method that enabled many award-winning photographers, my approach to vision, my approach to color post processing and I will also bring you with me on location to demonstrate long exposure photography.
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Part 1 of a guide to give some insight in black and white photography and how to create better black and white photographs.
This long exposure photography tutorial is targeted at several levels: beginners will find a complete guide and an extensive step by step explanation what long exposure photography is, what you need and how to do it yourself. The more experienced long exposure…
I’ve compiled a list of famous photographers who have had a decisive influence on photography as an art form as we know it today. I’ve categorized the photographers in several genres that are considered fine art genres. If you’re a serious photographer…
Tutorials and thought-provoking views on black and white fine-art photography. We aim to redefine insights, not rehash commonplaces. Innovate, not conform. A labor of love to challenge your artistic views. To enable craftsmanship, to inspire and enrich life with art. (read more).
Although I believe that gear isn’t the most important thing a photographer needs, I realize that having good gear is essential for boosting the moral for any photographer. It can inspire in some ways, it can make it more fun at times when things aren’t going your way and it can make it more effective and time efficient if you can get things right in-camera instead of correcting it in post-production.
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