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How To Start Out As An Architectural Photographer

Architectural photography is one of the most in-demand genres of photography, so it’s important to set yourself apart from the competition. Becoming an architectural photographer is a great way to use your creative skills to make a living. But before you can start selling your services, you need to know

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Mike Butler’s 10 tips for great Architectural Photography

It’s not always easy to take great architectural photos. The buildings are often huge and imposing, and the light can be tricky to work with. But with a bit of practice and some knowledge of the basics, you can start taking stunning architectural photos that will impress your friends and

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Hotel Photography

Capturing Buildings with new Eyes

Architectural photography assignments are a bit like presents, each holds unknown surprises until opened. They come with challenges and perks, and with some skill and good luck, can result in amazing images, diamonds on the top of the proverbial assignment cake.  It is these “diamonds” that I as an image

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Modern Apartment Photography by Mike Butler

How To Get The Best Lighting For Your Interior Design Photography

Interior design photography is a unique and specialized type of photography that requires a different set of skills than traditional portrait or landscape photography. In order to take great interior design photos, you need to understand how to use light to your advantage and create an aesthetic that will appeal

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Residential Interior Miami

12 Tips for Fantastic Interior Design Photography

Interior design photography is all about capturing the beauty of a space in a photograph. Sound like a simple task? Well, it’s anything but! Our eyes see perspective differently than cameras, as well as the way we process details and colours in person as opposed to looking at an image,

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Exterior Architectural Photography of Epoch Condo Sarasota

Modern Architectural Photography and why it matters

As a photographer or architectural firm, it’s important to stay up to date with the latest trends in order to create an effective architectural photography portfolio. In this article, I’ll discuss some of the latest trends in modern architectural photography and why this type of photography matters. Modern architectural photography

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How to start building an Architectural Photography Portfolio!

Architectural photography is a type of photography that captures the beauty and design of buildings. Due to its specific nature, architectural photographers often need to be able to think creatively in order to capture their desired images. This article will explore how you can build an architectural photography portfolio like

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Interior Design Photography: The Definitive Guide

Interior Design Photography: The Definitive Guide

Interior design photography is all about capturing the beauty of interior spaces. It can be used to showcase the work of interior designers, or to capture the beauty of your own home for your own records. In this guide, we’ll explain what interior design photography is, give you some tips

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Walking On The Dark Side

We have all photographed those bright spaces full of luxurious daylight poped a few strobes into a softbox or wall and come away with breathtaking shots.  For me there is nothing better to walk into a room like this on an assignment because I know the work has essentially been

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