The ULTIMATE PORTRAIT LENS? :: Sony 135mm f/1.8 G Master

The Sony 135mm f/1.8 G Master lens is the 31st lens in Sony’s full-frame, e-mount lineup. I quickly fell in love with this lens – it is outstanding. Designed for longer portraits, this has some of the best optical rendering that I’ve seen on any lens to date. This is the ultimate portrait lens. Bokeh […]

Richard Avedon- Darkness and Light

By capturing American ideals of celebrity, fashion, and beauty in the 20th and early 21st centuries, Richard Avedon helped to establish photography as a contemporary art form. Avedon’s distinct style of portrait photography is nothing short of iconic. This Documentary shares many of his iconic images at almost an hour and half in length. From […]

SHOOTING FASHION WITH FUJI X100S

Here is a making of video from a fashion shooting I did for my review of FUJI X100S. You can read this review here: http://500px.com/valibarbulescu/stories/84063/fuji-x100s-review

Street Fashion Photography

On a typical day, Nick Fancher, will need to photograph 8-12 brands a day in four hours. Working for Jackthreads who uses a Flash-Sale format, they run an average of twenty different two-day sales simultaneously. This requires lifestyle images to be crated daily.