In Greek mythology, the Moirai, often known in English as the Fates, were incarnations of destiny; Their number became fixed at three. They controlled the mother thread of life of every mortal from birth to death. They were independent, at the helm of necessity, directed fate, and watched that the fate assigned to every […]Read more "Moirai Photo-Shoot"
Ever since last year, with the start of the ‘Ichtys’ project I’ve realised I would like to do more Art Photography. Recently I’ve approached a new genre and below are the results of my first photo project of similar nature that I’ve ever done. I was aiming for very subtle, complementing light. I’ve chosen the […]Read more "New series with E."
One of the most challenging endeavors for both models and photographers is getting your work featured in fashion magazines. Where should you start from? 1.Make a list of magazines you would like to get featured in and send them individual, personalised e-mails. And make it big: the more, the merrier. This does NOT mean you have to compromise […]Read more "Getting Published"
When I was little I believed I had long hair (which I didn’t) and I lived liked the whole world was a miracle (which it is, you just should not forget to see it). Photo: On my way to the ‘Donkey Skin’ Photo-shoot Last weekend we were photographing for my new project – ‘Donkey Skin’ […]Read more "Everyday magic"
It’s the Fashion Photographer’s personal view speaking here. I was thinking for some time it might be useful to share some information on starting with modelling as I often work with models on their first portfolio photo-shoot and it might be a challenge making your way without some guidance what first steps to take. So […]Read more "Modelling – where do I start from?"
This is my first post for the new year and this year I haven’t made a list with resolutions. I have the ones left from the previous two and I think that sometimes you just need to stop for a second, look what you’ve already achieved and see what more you can do and what […]Read more "How to be successful in 2016 (and not only)"
I have now been networking with creatives from the Fashion and Art industry for over 7 years and I see quite frequently in my newsfeed ‘warnings’ from models about an unprofessional or even abusive behaviour from some photographers. Being faced with domestic abuse in the past myself, I am extremely sensitive to any form of violence […]Read more "Avoiding the villain: model advice"
Do you show the photographs to the model just after the photo-shoot has come to an end? I don’t. I avoid it as a wildfire if possible. There are couple of reasons for this. The first one is superstition – it’s not ready yet, it’s not to be seen until the whole project is complete, […]Read more "Show me, show me!"
After being in the fashion and art photography field for more than 8 years I decided to share what, according to me, makes a model successful and gives a flying start to her or his career. I hope you find this little compilation useful and feel free to share your thoughts or add to my advice. 1.The […]Read more "Top 10 tips about modelling"
It’s been wonderfully strange two weeks I think. I celebrated my birthday with a tea party at home, probably a sure sign I am getting older. I was delighted to see so many of my friends all on once place and spend some time chatting away, which as you may have noticed, doesn’t happen so […]Read more "Anticipation"