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There are many benefits to shooting with the Phase One XF Camera System, with a series of features aimed at achieving the most optimal image quality possible. In this blog post TFC London's resident Phase One guru Al explains why Focus Stack is such a useful feature, and how you set it up.
In this month’s BIG INTERVIEW, Lou from TFC had the chance to meet and interview Ivor about his photographic work at The British Museum, the importance behind the image creation and how the inner photographic workings at The British Museum operate.
The contrast control of lighting plays a vital role in the success of your photography. And when it comes to controlling ambient light, there is nothing more convenient and effective than a reflector, which bounces back the available light onto the subject, thereby controlling the shadows and highlights and therefore the contrast in lighting.
London based Fashion Photographer Holly McGlynn is a regular at TFC London Rental. We often see her busy collecting rental kit for her fashion and portrait shoots. Originally from Dublin , Holly is now based in London and has an MA in photography from Goldsmith's she was shortlisted for Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year 2014 and 2015. Plus won a gold medal in the Prix de la Photographie Paris 2015. She has a true passion for photography and capture fantasic fashion & portrait work.
We thought it was high time so see where our kit goes when Holly leaves TFC London and to find out what a day in the Life of Photographer Holly McGlynn is really all about!..
Get christmas wrapped up under the Tree for Photography.
Let's face it when it come to Christmas all us photographers are really hoping for something more than chocolate coins & satsumas in our Christmas stockings. I'm thinking accessories for my speed light, a Go Pro Hero, a mini well made tripod or on my perfect christmas wish list one of those awesome Elinchrom Lighting kits!.
No worries TFC Blog HQ have made the perfect Christmas shop with some fantastic gifts large and small, that the photographer in your life will get snapping with.
So you can get it wrapped up and ready for lights, camera, action on Christmas Day!
Here are our top 10 Ultimate favorite's for Christmas 2015
This month TFC Blog HQ had the opportunity to interview Professional Photographer Casey Gutteridge about his work.
Casey, a hertfordshire based Photographer, has had the fantastic opportunity to work for every UK national newspaper over the past 7 years of his career.
His work has featured in global publications from National Geographic to the New York Post! Casey has a solid passion for what he creates & the people in his pictures. In his own words he says:
“My business isn't photography, it’s the people I am photographing, my passion for them and their stories is reflected back in their passion for me”
In my interview I get to the bottom of how a pro photographer ticks, what important advice Casey has for emerging new photographers, what tips & tricks Casey has for us, plus how he setup his recent shoot with Louis Walsh.