Articles tagged "portrait-photography"

Portrait of a robot takes 3rd place in prestigious Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize

A portrait of an android woman has beaten over 5,700 pictures of humans to take third place in this year’s prestigious Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize. The judges were not told the subject was an 'android' until after the winning images were chosen.

Behind the scenes: Capturing creepy Halloween wet plate portraits

Photographer Markus Hofstaetter decided to celebrate Halloween with a few creepy wet plate collodion portraits. Watch him work, see the final product, and read some behind-the-scenes tidbits about the entire process.

Video: The story behind Albert Watson's iconic Steve Jobs portrait

Famed portrait photographer Albert Watson tells the story behind his now-iconic portrait of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

Video: $6,000 full-frame vs $2,000 crop sensor portrait shootout

Can a client really tell the difference between a portrait taken with a $6,000 full-frame setup and a $2,000 crop sensor setup? Can you? Photographer Manny Ortiz put together this shootout to find out.

Challenge: Shooting portraits using just an iPhone, a flashlight, and a Big Mac box

Portrait photographer Philippe Echaroux tried to capture professional-looking portraits using just an iPhone, flashlight, and Big Mac box from McDonald's... seriously.

Blind portrait shootout: Sony a9 vs Canon 1DX Mark II vs Nikon D5

Try your hand at this blind portrait shootout between the Canon 1DX Mark II, Nikon D5 and Sony a9. With all bias removed, you might just rank your favorite camera brand worst.

Video: Four top-notch portrait photographers shoot the same model

Joey L, Dani Diamond, Brandon Woelfel and Jessica Kobeissi go head-to-head in an episode of "4 photographers shoot the same model."

Photo story of the week: Shooting portraits of the Himba people in Namibia

Sean Tucker tells the story behind these two portraits of the Himba people he captured for a personal project in Namibia.

Studio portraits taken with the Godox A1 smartphone flash trigger

Godox just released a set of studio portraits captured with an iPhone 7 Plus and the company's upcoming Godox A1 smartphone flash and flash trigger. Intrigued?