Lighting tips from the Masters « BenSimonds.com

    Here is a great article on how to light like the pros.  These techniques may be used for photography, video, painting and 3d animation.  Included in this article is a FREE blender file of a proper 3 point lighting setup.

Photographers – Find out who has been using your images.

“TinEye is a reverse image search engine. It finds out where an image came from, how it is being used, if modified versions of the image exist, or if there is a higher resolution version.” – TinEye.com Idee the makers of TinEYE also develops image recognition software and services for Adobe, istockphoto, digg, Associated Press […]

New photographs added to modeling portfolio

Modeling page link. I wanted to announce the new addition of photographs to the modeling section of Deysonortiz.com.  I would like also to send a thank you to Verner for commissioning me to photograph him.

New photographs added to portraits portfolio page

Portrait page link. I have just added new photographs to the portrait portfolio section of deysonortiz.com, please click on the link above to view all the portrait photographs.  I would like to send a special thank you to all the wonderful people that allowed me to photograph them. If you would like portraits taken of […]

Real Estate HDRI Photography Podcast with Michael James

I found this great blog post by Michael James regarding high definition resolution imagery in the real estate market. The podcast covers software, hardware, workflows, and tips used in capturing such beautiful imagery.  Michael James also speaks about the upcoming Scarlett by Red which seems it will capture HDRI for video, Promote Control a great tool for […]

mental_floss Blog » Taking Pictures of Strangers

  I see no other way of capturing real photography of people, unless they are truly unaware that they are being photographed.  It seems that as soon as someone knows they are being photographed they strike a pose, no matter how much one asks them to please to act natural. This following articles explain the […]

Photographs of Plantation Historical Museum

I wanted to share some photographs of the beautiful Plantation Historical Museum. The first five images were created using HDR technology. [singlepic id=78 w=800 float=] [singlepic id=71 w=800 float=] [singlepic id=72 w=800 float=] [singlepic id=74 w=800 float=] [singlepic id=75 w=800 float=] [singlepic id=76 w=800 float=]   Update: Make sure to check out our PhotoStream at […]

Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser

If you are ever are caught without your flash diffuser and you need a quick fix, here is a nice idea to avoid your photo subjects from getting blinded by your flash. Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser. Here are some other ideas I found: Google Search Results