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A facsimile replica of 559 unique illustrations initially released within the 50 versions of the magazine "Camera Work". The journal was once based and released via Alfred Stieglitz and supplied a discussion board for American photographers' paintings in addition to an advent to the eu avant-garde.

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Writing down your thoughts and impressions will inspire you to shoot from a meaningful perspective. indd 54 (Text) (Ray) (Fogra 39)Job:07-30991 Title:RP-Shooting With Soul 08-C69571(225) #175 Dtp:204 Page:54 8/13/13 7:11 PM 7/25/13 6:49 PM t INSTRUCTIONS 1. Study the qualities of the morning light. In the first few hours of the day, the color and intensity of the light changes quickly. You will notice that at dawn, the light is softer and cooler, and then pinks and reds get introduced. Later, when the sun rises, it becomes progressively stronger, warmer, and more golden.

Allow yourself to play and create your own magical world. shot Ideas • Use props such as hats, moustaches, and wigs. • Look to fairy tales for inspiration—Alice in Wonderland, Red Riding Hood, and so on. • Use glitter, Christmas lights, and sparklers for playful shots. A simple element such as a mask can add whimsical interest to a shot. For this photograph, I looked for a background that resembled the habitat of a wild hare. Take a trip to a location that can infuse your shots with more personality and meaning.

You can also create a shot that captures the joy of sharing, wearing, and trying out what you made. For example, you could photograph a friend enjoying a piece of a pie you made. indd 60 (Text) (Ray) • Either a fast prime lens or a macro lens is a good choice for throwing the background out of focus, which will emphasize the focal point of the image. The macro lens will allow you to get even closer to your subject and highlight details. You can also use the macro lens setting (compact cameras) for close-ups.

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