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Photography as Self-Therapy: An Introduction for Beginners – Fine Art Photography Article

Photography as Self-Therapy: An Introduction for Beginners © and courtesy Judy WeiserIn 1977, Psychology Today published a short blurb about a growing movement: people who were using photographs to help others. During that decade, consumer cameras became widely accessible and easy to use, and at the same time, psychologists, photography enthusiasts, and more started to explore the potential of taking photographs as a therapeutic tool for helping people of all ages improve their lives.  One of them was the psychoanalyst…

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A Feminist Guide to Sex Education (Illustrated) – Fine Art Photography Article

A Feminist Guide to Sex Education (Illustrated) Virginity: A ConceptIf You Have a Vulva, You Have a G-Spot“When Zoe met Liz” reads like a page from a Hollywood film about two young women coming of age in New York City during 2010s. Nearly a decade ago, photographer and now-New Yorker photo editor Elizabeth Renstrom met Zoe Ligon, who would soon become a sex education and entrepreneur, while the two twenty-somethings were working at a local American Apparel store. After realizing…

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The First-Ever Print Swap Photo Book – Fine Art Photography Article

The First-Ever Print Swap Photo Book At the Lake © Valeria Cammareri (@_soulkitchen_) Winter morning at Yamuna © Ashraful Arefin (@ashrafularefin) Tijuca Forest © Antonio Schubert (@apedrosch) More than three years ago, Feature Shoot launched The Print Swap as a way to connect the global photography community, bring art into people’s homes, and showcase the incredible talent among our readership. Since then, the project has expanded to include hundreds of photographers from around the world, representing every genre and specialty.…

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Monochrome Madness – A still lily – Fine Art Photography Article

Monochrome Madness – A still lily Yes, I think I will keep doing Monochrome Madness and today I have a still lily for you. I took it the other day while I still had the macro lens from Fujifilm. Is it just me, but I always think of Robert Mapplethorpe when I do images like this. His are better, but I do love to try. A still lily One of the things I’ve been doing a lot is setting everything…

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Life Inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone – Fine Art Photography Article

Life Inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone It’s early September, 2014, and the sun is shining over a verdant landscape dotted with grazing horses. The people who live there, mostly the elderly women known affectionately as “babushkas,” travel by foot. They plant potatoes. Photographer Raul Arantes has just set foot in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, nearly 30 years after the nuclear disaster.  The photographer spent one week in Chernobyl, traveling to the remote areas that belong only to those known as…

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Monochrome Madness – Still Life – Fine Art Photography Article

Monochrome Madness – Still Life Welcome back and happy new year as I start back with some still life for Monochrome Madness. I have had a great break and it is nice to get back into it. I took almost a total break from social media and it was great. During that time I really only stayed on things to keep up to date, but that was it. It has been a long time since I did that, but as…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 11 Nov Bronze Age Nutrition The brand Bronze Age ask me to photography the entire product range for a new website launch. The approach agreed with our client was to produce a range of images a little more creative than you average product shots of bottles. All to often these kinds of images have no care taken over them…..a bottle is a bottle right…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 19 Sep BoxedOff Product Photography Start up brand BoxedOff got in touch to ask us to help with their launch of a new brand of vegan supplements. Matthew Seed Photography worked with BoxedOff to find a clean, modern way to shoot their products but also to create, by contrast some more dramatic lifestyle images. This main banner image above was shot all for real…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 12 Aug Bijou Betty Jewellery shoot After our first shoot Bijou betty had a total re brand and came up with this beautiful, very modern brand identity. What followed was a full day studio shoot to capture the new look. The key here was to capture that subtle texture to the card backing at the same time as lighting the jewellery beautifully. A very…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 01 Jul EIMDALL Product Photography Swedish brand EIMDALL got in touch to shoot their new range of very cool looking fire extinguishers. This project required hiring a location property which we did with the help of UK locations. The next problem was, often when you hire a location it is somebody’s house, they don’t often take to kindly to me screwing holes in all…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 12 Jun HOMISO Food Photography HOMISO got in touch to shoot a range of their cookie cutters and coffee pod holders. This studio shoot was a really creative project, we hired a top food prep stylist Angela Meadows to make cookies using the cutters. The shoot was a lot of fun, the primary aim was to capture the lifestyle element of making cookies i.e…

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Reebok Instapump Fury – Commercial Photography Article

Reebok Instapump Fury This shoot for Reebok was the concept of Tangent Design, to recreate the set of the original Reebok Advanced Concepts office. Their work defied the norm, their goal was experimentation and the creation of game changing technologies and sneakers. Capturing the authentic approach of ‘the workspace’, we have created a Campaign that is purely focused on Reebok advanced concepts. Capturing the authentic approach of Steven Smiths desk, we have created a concept that is purely focused around…

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Happy Feb 14th | iPhone Photographer – iPhone Photography Article

Happy Feb 14th | iPhone Photographer Happy Feb 14th Posted by David Pasillas on February 14, 2017 Posted in: iphoneography. Tagged: apps, art, artista impresso, flowers, icolorama, iPhone, iPhoneography, love, nature, painterly, photography, Photos, snapseed, still life, valentines day. A flower falls, even though we love it.  -Dogen I hate to be that guy, but I’ve never been a fan of this holiday. Probably because I spent too many of them alone. Shrug.  I’ll probably be spending the day eating…

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