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Are you interested in improving your portrait photography? We interview local and international portrait photographers for all the latest tips, techniques and tricks to take the most captivating portraits.

Part III: The Gear in Ingrid Alice’s Bags

Commercial, editorial and fashion photographer Ingrid Alice Photography talks about her photographic gear essentials. From her favourite cameras and lenses to Profoto lighting equipment and must-have bags.

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Part II: How to Do a Styled Shoot

Photographer Ingrid Alice shares with us important information and tips when organising and photographing a styled shoot. "Photography for me is about finding your voice."

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Part I: The Story of Ingrid Alice Photography

Come with us as we get swept away and welcomed into the fantastical world that is the imagination Ingrid Alice. Whether she has her camera in hand, designing interiors or graphics for advertisements, marketing, or delectably styling food - art is all one craft that allows her creative spirit to roam free.

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Review: The Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Lens Enters the Fray

If only I had a dollar for every time somebody said the 85mm was the perfect portrait photography lens. My fascination with such statements spiral when they start discussing the merits of why that specific focal length is the be-all and [...]

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Wouda Interviews Local Photographer Andre Badenhorst

To the person looking from the outside, it might seem as though all Andre Badenhorst, a man with a KILLER beard, does is unpack and pack gear! But, behind the scenes there is a lot of brainstorming, light tests, shooting, editing, meeting new people, [...]

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Wouda Interviews International Self-Portrait Photographer Alison Titus

Photography captivated Alison Titus around 2008 when in middle school. She started spending a lot of time engaging with other photographers on Flickr and after two years of commenting and liking other photographers’ work, she started drawing attention to her own. She explains that you won’t ever get [...]

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Wouda Interviews International Portrait Photographer Kseniya Che

Every picture has a story to tell. These words ring true for photographer and fine artist, Kseniya Che who incorporates her studies in art into her photography. She grew up in Solnechnogors, a charming town near Moscow. From a young age, Kseniya enjoyed painting and [...]

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