High Contrast Photography

High Contrast Photography

Do Your pictures look dull and uninspiring, without any extremes? Then High Contrast Photography could be a welcoming challenge for You to change Your personal style. High Contrast photographs utilize the natural light and are...

50 Street Photography Tips for You

My goal of this blog is to share my experience of learning Street Photography myself. Along this road, I wrote many long-form articles on certain Street Photography tips. Longer articles where I wrote about...
Photography Major

Is a Photography Major suitable for You?

Did You just graduate high school, have a camera and are interested in Photography? If Your goal is to become a professional photographer and make money off of Your hobby, then going for a Photography...

Night Street Photography

Shooting Street Photography at Night Photography as the capturing of light is regarded as a discipline that is done normally during the day when the sun shines bright and everything is well-lit. How can Night Street...

Basic Camera Settings

Do You have a new camera and are a little overwhelmed by all the buttons and functions Your camera offers You? Or do You simply want to know which camera settings could be the...
Street Photography Berlin Sebastian Jacobitz

Figure To Ground in Photography

In the last article, I claimed that the staged pictures of Steve McCurry don't have any educational value because they are artificial and scripted. While the content themselves doesn't have much to learn about, there...

5 Tips on How to Enhance Photos in PhotoWorks – No Skills Required!

For those who may not be well versed in the ways of photo enhancement, photo correction, or digital correction tools like Photoshop and Adobe Lightroom, may feel as if getting professional photos is out...

What makes a good Picture?

What makes a Good Picture in Photography? My goal as a photographer is not only to express myself within the images I produce but also to present the world and my surroundings in a unique,...
Street Photography Berlin Sebastian Jacobitz

Understanding Aesthetic Pictures

In the previous article Talent vs Training I claimed that anybody can practice improving their ability to see interesting scenes and create aesthetic pictures. Recently I got a message complimenting that they liked my pictures, but unfortunately...

Improving the Background in Photography

A lot of attention is placed on the foreground of the subject when out on the Street and taking pictures. The background usually isn't one of the first concerns when looking for a good...