Obviously, film and digital photography have the same purpose: to capture a great image. But beyond that, how are these two technologies, which are vastly different in terms of their physicality, similar? Lighting Counts While both film camera bodies and digital camera bodies can take lenses that boast the ability to “shoot a black cat in a cave” no lens is going to fix the
Everyone finds a forgotten roll of film at least once in their lifetime-- in the back of a drawer, a box labeled “souvenirs, Niagara Falls,” or even in an old camera. What to do? Can it be developed? How can you tell, and do you need some sort of specialist or just any local place that has a dark room and can develop the film?
At the top of the year, Marko Dimitrijevic shared captivating images with his Instagram followers. Here are the five images that garnered the most likes throughout the month of January. As an avid traveler, Marko taught himself the craft of photography as a way to document his globetrotting. Love what you see here? Then join Marko's 54+K followers on Instagram!
I admit I’ve run into unnecessary camera gear trouble. Let’s not talk about the time I flooded Canon DLSR because of a poor seal on my underwater housing. Equipment failures—or clumsiness—can lead to panic. Here’s what you can do to prevent such issues from ruining your photography excursion. First, come prepared Before you even leave your house (or studio) ask yourself: Do I have enough
Call it nostalgia, or maybe it’s just a new awareness of the wonders of physicality, but despite this being the digital age the world of photography was pretty print-focused this past few years. First, there’s the resurgence of Polaroid and other instant film formats. Once considered photographs relegated to albums from the seventies, or shoe boxes from the same era, instant film prints are making
“There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment. This kind of photography is realism. But realism is not enough – there has to be vision, and the two together can make a good photograph.” – Robert Frank Street photography, which is generally defined as photography that features subjects in candid situations in unmanipulated public places, is an art like no
Entrepreneur and investor Marko Dimitrijevic loves to capture the world around him with his camera lens. As a pioneering expert in emerging markets, Marko travels the globe brokering new business opportunities. As an avid traveler, Marko taught himself the craft of photography as a way to document his globetrotting. Love what you see here? Then join Marko's 30+K followers on Instagram! Happy Labor Day weekend!
Good pictures, like good investments, don’t happen with luck, but require many hours of diligence, analysis, and grueling work. Since as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted not only to see the world, but capture it along the way. My fascination with photography was more than just your typical, childish infatuation; I didn’t “dabble” with a point and shoot and lose interest when tempted
Marko Dimitrijevic is honored to have been chosen by Alert Diver as a featured photographer for Ocean Views 2017. Marko's photo, Great White Shark, appears alongside works by 17 other photographers. Marko captured the image while in Guadaloupe Island, Mexico. Ocean Views 2017 Winners and Highly Honored Gallery Great White Shark The equipment used by Marko Dimitrijevic: Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon 24-70mm f/4L lens at 64mm, 1/125
Learning About Photography is a Lifelong Journey As a self-taught photographer, I know the importance of studying this art and craft that I love. Even as a child I took photography seriously, saving up for months to buy my first SLR camera and reading every photography magazine I could get my hands on. With the shuttering of Popular Photography in March, professional and amateur