Smartphone photography

Why do I recommend taking photos with your cell phone or Smartphone? For different reasons; We always have them in our hands basically we spent all day long together with them. A few years ago almost no one used to take photos of their cups of coffee or food with digital cameras, but now is […]

Postproduction and customer relationship management for photographers

Many times my students or photographers jumping to the professional world of photography complain to me about how much time they invest taking care of clients and explaining the work we do instead of being shooting. That is right, a huge part of your work is dealing with clients and once you have done that […]

Food Photography. Natural Light

It looks like many of you are creating a home studio or you are discovering the wonders of food photography, so listening your emails here you have one of my latest works that you could enjoy in the coffee shop La Italiana. I will teach you how to get a professional result with just the […]

¿What camera should I buy?

Posted by on Sep 12, 2013 in Tips of Photography, Equipo

Felipe, I love Photography. What camera should I buy? This most common question I get through. I guess almost every single student hesitate about this question sooner or later. I do have different answers, it depends of level of commitment or passion the student has with the world of photography and the answer always change […]

Do you clean your lens cap?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Tips of Photography, Tips, Trucos, Tutoriales

It is wedding season here in Spain so I decided to go for a ride to look for locations to shoot, pre weddings, etc. The night before I was doing some editing and I was aware about how much dust I had in my lens. My lenses were clean and my filters too. When walking […]

Food Photography

Posted by on May 12, 2013 in Tips of Photography, Trabajos

I like food photography; I find it quite relaxing looking for all details you need to take care to create a perfect dish. I love natural light, but I do recognize that creating a box of light some times works perfectly. A part from creating the perfect lighting set you need to be close of […]

Digital Post Production

Posted by on Apr 13, 2013 in Alumnos, Tips of Photography, Producción

A few weeks ago we had a fun a complete photo shoot, Miguel F. one of my student quite interesting in post production send us some photos showing the results of the edition. I do take advantage of that to give you some tips about how you could improve your work flow in this matter. […]

Easy low cost reflector

Working with light is everything in photography; I attach you below a diagram to make a reflector. Avoid direct flash as much as you can. With white and black paper, some glue and scissors you will get a nice result.

elStudio, Bogota

Posted by on Jan 20, 2013 in Tips of Photography, Estudio, Producción

I would like to dedicate a series of post about “photography production”,  a lot of people ask me how do I price my work, and easy way to answer that is to explain how many professionals do work in a photo shoot, the cost or renting studio other materials and props are some of the […]

TakeOne, La Alpujarra

Termina el año, y continuamos descubriendo paraísos cercanos. No te pierdas en este número los contenidos sobre la Alpujarra y piérdete por sus recorridos.

What is time-lapse photography?

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012 in Tips of Photography, Video

El time lapse es una técnica fotográfica que consiste en la captación de imágenes fijas que después son reproducidas a una velocidad mayor a la que fueron tomadas. Esta técnica crea entonces una ilusión de imágenes aceleradas.   Within Two Worlds from Goldpaint Photography on Vimeo.