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Art September 19, 2019 In memory of Carlos Casagemas: Picasso’s blue period

Carlos Casagemas was a catalán painter and poet. He is famous also for his friendship with Pablo Picasso, they met in Paris and became friends. Casagemas fell in love with Laure Gargallo, called Germaine, a Moulin Rouge dancer. They had a liaison together but while Germaine moved on with his life Carlos was still in …

Street photography September 16, 2019 Last update on Instagram: street photography #2

Well, this is another article about my latest update on Instagram. Picture posted here was shooted to a friend of mine few weeks ago. Scene is spontaneous, subject is not posing for me. I’ve converted this image in BW increasing contrast and adding digital noise. I’ve shooted tilted my camera to obtain a more dramatic …

Street photography September 13, 2019 Last update on Instagram: street photography #1

I’ve decided to make an article for every shot that I’ll upload on my Instagram account (direct link below). Essentially it’s street photography. So let’s start with the first one. Here is a photo taken with smartphone and post-processed on snapseed app. I’ve taken this during a wedding, persons in this picture are my friends, they …

Street photography September 5, 2019 My favorite street photography websites

In this article I’ve posted my favorite street photography websites. It is only a personal ranking. I’ve selected different kind of websites, from blog to street collectives. Studying other great photographers and being influenced by their art is important to improve our style and vision. In this article I’ll talk only about sources on the …

Street photography August 26, 2019 Find your personal and unique style in street photography

Style is everything in art. Probably the only way to have a personal style in street photography is to photograph what you really like. You have to give your personal point of view of this world, without trying to imitate nobody. If you have a personal vision you can also mature a personal style. It’s …

Art August 17, 2019 Three Lessons Jan Vermeer has taught me

Jan Vermeer (1632-1675), holland artist famous for his canvas in which he painted domestic life scenes with an awesome light and wonderful colors. He made only 36 paintings in his artist career. In his works sometimes point of view is behind a curtain or door: we look like curious voyeur. In most of the scenes …

Cinema August 13, 2019 Once upon a time in the west

Tribute to the wonderful movie Once upon a time in the west, directed by Sergio Leone, soundtrack by Ennio Morricone.     Old but good       That’s all folks Stay well, have always light in your life Best, F.S Read also: Blade Runner 2049 cinematography Read more articles about cinema here

Uncategorized August 9, 2019 Newsletter

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Street photography August 8, 2019 New photos in street photography gallery

I select only best photos for my gallery in this site. The images showed here are absolutely my favorite. These galleries are constantly updated. I try to select few pictures.  This is my idea about selection: if you show in your site 100 photos with 90 nice and 10 excellent you’re a good photographer. But …

Street photography August 4, 2019 Street photography – Fishing technique in a car

Fishing technique in Street photography conists in framing a particular background waiting for people enter inside the composition. In this way you can prepare your frame and study the best composition. People invade your space, it’s all under your control, you have less fear to photograph strangers in this way. Many persons probably apologize for …

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