Tag: fitness portraits

Fitness Bodyscapes: An Uphill Battle. Photo by Alina Oswald.

On Photographing Fitness

Fitness Photography With all the cooking and eating this holiday season, well, every holiday season, fitness is not often on our mind. It reemerges only after the holidays, usually when the bitter cold (minus the holiday cheer) settles in. I know, I know, it’s a good idea to stay fit throughout the year, but I’m ...

Color vs Black-and-White

Considering converting a color image to black-and-white: the what, when, why, and also how Color or black-and-white? That is the question. So, what is it gonna be? When and why should we consider converting an image, a color image, to black-and-white? Certain visual stories are best told in color, while others in black-and-white. To learn ...

Photographing (Almost) Nudes

Thoughts on Photographing (Almost) Nudes and Bodyscapes 101 There are landscapes, cityscapes, seascapes and skyscapes, and then there are bodyscapes. There is boudoir, as well as dudeoir, and then there is nude photography. When it comes to art, nudes often make an intriguing and interesting subject, oftentimes complicated to paint in words, with light or ...