Help to make this photo effect!

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Mark Scott Abeln
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Yes, they are professional

psychelica wrote:

Mark Scott Abeln wrote:

These photos show the snapshot aesthetic rather well,

It's entirely possible that these images were shot professionally, but intentionally using this kind of aesthetic.

I agree entirely. I really like this aesthetic and of course the bored teenage look. To me it is far better than the smart phone selfies with filters applied.

I found one of these photos in advertising for the Swedish clothing line L'Homme Rouge. They are professionally done with the aesthetic very likely intentional.

Here you can find them in their Instagram feed:

The images are by the photographer Isak Berglund Mattsson-Mårn:

As I sometimes photograph musicians it may be worth getting a low quality lens to get that look.

Yes, I agree, and that gives me some good ideas for an upcoming photoshoot of a band!

What focal length do you think it is?

They look pretty normal to me, like 50 mm on full frame although they could be cropped.

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