People of a certain age can no doubt remember the traditional camera’s heyday, when folks dutifully loaded film into such a device, waded through 12 or 24 or 36 exposures, drove the roll to a drugstore or photo kiosk and then waited several days, hoping against hope that their shots from the shore were in focus or that Aunt Thelma kept her eyes open when
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
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!
“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
Portraits make for some of the most beautiful photographs. Rich with human emotion and cultural significance, a good portrait suggests a story, a life, and a future all in one glimpse. For travel photographers, portraits can help to capture the essence of a place and its people. I travel a lot, and as much as I love photographing landscape and animals (I am a nature
From Niagara Falls to Iceland’s Dettifoss, waterfalls are some of the planet’s finest natural wonders. I’ve had the privilege to not only visit some beautiful waterfalls during my travels, but capture them in my photography. Waterfalls form in the upper edges of a river where the water flows over different bands of rock, eroding the soft rock to undercut the hard rock and make a
As an investor by trade and nature photographer by hobby, I’m blessed to have been able to travel across the world to witness some of the world’s more beautiful natural phenomena. But not all of the best sights are half a world away. Sometimes, you need only look up for a stunning view. I’m talking, of course, about the natural and always-changing canvas that is