In this week's video, Ibarionex discusses how to challenge your photographic eye when documenting your own living space. He suggests that you consider using your own environment for a potential subject matter, providing you ready access with which to practice your photographic skills.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about paying attention to transitions between light and shadow and using those as the foundation of a photographic composition. Using listener images, he demonstrates how a photographer can produce a carefully composed frame that builds on the strengths of light, shape, color and gesture.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex discusses obscuring a subject’s face or facial details by using shadows or framing. He explains how it’s possible to create a photographs that still expresses something of the subject’s personality and persona with gesture and other visual details.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about finding inspiration from the photographers that submit images to the TCF Flickr pool. He discusses how he gains insight into his own photographic process and challenges himself to see and photograph differently.Read More
In this week’s video, Ibarionex discusses the importance of a visual anchor, an element in the composition that leads the viewer’s eye to a starting point for examining the frame.Read More
For the past year, we have been producing a YouTube channel where I pull images from The Candid Frame Flickr pool to provide critiques and insights about photography. There are some amazingly talented photographers contributing work on regular basis.
So, we thought that a great idea would be to showcase photographers who are producing photo projects. So, we intend to use the blog and channel to help promote some of the great work that is being produced.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about the importance of body language and how that can elevate the impact of a composition.
Each week we pull images submitted by listeners to The Candid Frame Flickr pool. You can submit images for consideration in these weekly videos as well as become part of a growing community of photographers.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about the qualities of a good portrait. We explore the importance not only of the subject, but also the background, lighting, focal length and proximity. Whether photographing family, friends or complete strangers thinking about how to use everything in the frame can make all the difference.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about the creative use of shadows in photo compositions. He explores the idea of not just using shadows as a counterpoint to the subject, but rather as the anchor in the photograph.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks implied relationships between disparate elements in the frame and how they can be linked by color, pattern, lines and juxtaposition. Using images submitted by TCF listeners, he explores how photographers can produce strong and effective compositions.Read More
In this week's video, Ibarionex talks about what he's looking for in the images he pulls from the Flickr pool for his YouTube videos. In it, he talks about searching for images that challenge the way that he sees and shoots. Choosing examples from listener photos, he touches on different choices based on lighting, composition and perspective.Read More