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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Still life photography Ideas – Large format and 35mm Photography Substituting film for photographic paper In this still life photography experiment we’re going to use photographic paper to create a negative rather than the traditional film method. I wanted to test this for myself because of its potential cost effectiveness. 25 sheets of Ilford 4×5 […]

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Still life photography project idea – Mobile phone photography After my previous post about black and white still life photography, which put forward the idea that it wasn’t necessary to possess massively expensive equipment in order to take good photographs, I wanted to take it a step further. What better way to test this idea […]

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Converting images to black and white using Lightroom First off we need to open our image, go to File>Import Photos and Video, locate your picture and click Import. Next locate the modules at the top, currently it will be in Library, click the next one along, Develop. This brings up your selected image in the […]

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Still life photography project – How to create epic Black & White photographs. Dying daffodils for still life photography create lots of texture. If still life is your topic, Google will throw plenty of images at you from artists, heavily featuring the likes of a Paul Cezanne, Manet, Van Gogh etc. These are masters of […]

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Photomontage project – Jon measures response Jon measures is a mixed media artist originally from Falmouth in England, but now resides in America. His work is both visually arresting as well as technically challenging to create similar works using purely photographic techniques, however it is possible with commitment as well as a little clever utilisation of […]

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