Category Archives: Flash

Shooting a Director

Haris Therapis is a film director and the owner of UnitrustMedia. The shot was performed to an abandoned warehouse. Our aim was to create an underground mood that express Haris personality and the style of his work. The setup was … Continue reading

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Why you want the lens hood on all the time

Most lenses are shipped with a dedicated hood. Its purpose is to diminish lens flare. Lens flare is caused by light rays hitting the lens elements diagonally. As a result, the shape of these elements appears in the final image. … Continue reading

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Shooting food & sweets

Here are some small tips for shooting food & sweets: 1. Shoot from a low angle: by shooting from above it makes your images look like snapshots. 2. Use a macro lens which reveals detail and texture and allows for … Continue reading

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Basic Lighting Setup

Here is a basic lighting setup for outdoors portraiture images: 1. Set your camera to Manual Mode and underexpose the background for about 1          stop 2. Use the sun as a backlight (if there is no sun available, place a … Continue reading

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