Posts made in September, 2016


I’m starting a new project soon, so I decided that I need a little help with expanding the type of framing I use in my photography.

soon I realized that there are a lot of shots I dont use, Mostly I do portraits, but there a lot of ways a portrait frame can be used, and here I will name those as I see them fit. that’s the way I learn, maybe you do too. categorizing.

 

Portrait

whenever the subject fits completely in the shot without any negative space around it

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Mid Portrait

A portrait that has a crop right around the knees, or in the mid thighs

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Half Portrait

much like the mid portrait, this one centers around a crop on the belly and hip area, still without negative space.

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Half Detail

I don’t include this into the portrait category, but it is, it just has a crop right on the face, and I tend to call crops as “details” for they are not necessarily crops.

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Beauty Shot

pretty standard definition of Beauty Shots, I include even the ones that are from behind.

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Bottom Detail

I tend to forget how beautiful the body is when you look closely, thats why I’m adding Sectioned Details.

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Fashion Blog

Now, this one is fun, just like portraits, but these shots are more creative in terms of negative space and framing.

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Top

Totally forgotten by me to be honest, these kind of shots are a bet, to me at least, the greatest struggle is to not show my own feet or my own shadow…

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Perspective

perspective, I don’t do a lot. it seems odd, almost. I see a lot of this on boudoir and the porn industry, not that that’s bad, its just not my style I guess. but I’ll try it

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Mid Landscape

you could say this one is a combination of Mid Portrait and Fashion Blog, but this one is obviously a landscape, which I don’t do a lot, because I seldom shoot outside, but I’m open to shoot like this a lot more.

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That’s it, talk to you later

 

Ivan Beoulve

Photographer, Illustrator, Adventurer, Rogue Scientist.

 

 

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