Here’s why a beginning portrait photographer needs a mannequin. A mannequin is a steady, reliable subject. Just like a beginning painter needs an apple, a vase and other simple objects to sketch and paint, a new portrait photographer needs a mannequin to practice.
Every website owner wants more clicks. When you are selling a product or a service, you want visitors to your website to click on them. People who click on them are more likely to purchase the product or hire you for your services.
Having lunch with a friend today, he pulls out his new Canon 5D Mk IV. Impressive! But, my Fujifilm X-T1 holds its own, otherwise I’d be ordering a Mark IV.
It’s hard to fight the G.A.S. (Gear Acquisition Syndrome – the urge to go out and buy the latest gear.) So, I turned to dpreview to see what they have to say.
I’ve said it before, you want a portrait to be timeless. Many photographers these days don’t know what that means, so you want to hire one who does. A timeless photograph doesn’t date itself.
A while back Wacom announced 4 new tablets. I watched as the availability dates kept getting moved. Those dates were finally changed to “unknown”, and I gave up and went with the hp Spectre x360.