Portraits by TJ Drysdale

A New York City native, TJ Drysdale is a professional portrait, fine art, and fashion photographer based in Tampa, Florida. TJ approaches photography using natural light to create ethereal images that are reminiscent of fairy tales. His creative style strives to showcase a moment frozen in time where […]

Nude Art modeling (18+)

This industry has its creeps and its pitfalls, but I love the freedom and the creativity it offers. -Sienna Hayes I’ve posed among ancient Mayan ruins in the Yucatán Peninsula, reclined across white sand beaches in Queensland, and balanced on rocks in a crystal-clear Irish lake at sunrise. […]

Portrait Lighting Essentials

The art of portrait lighting is the art of bringing out the essence of an individual—identifying the person’s personality and facial features, and coming up with a lighting scheme that will synchronize with them. Many photographers fall into the habit of using a stock setup for all of […]

World Press Photo 2018. The winners

On February 17 we publish article about nominees of the World Press Photo 2018 A few days ago World Press Photo’s official website unveiled the winning images from its 61st contest. The 2018 selection was chosen from 73,044 images captured by 4,548 international photographers from 125 nations. The first place prize of approximately […]

Fujifilm GF 250mm F4

Fujifilm GF 250mm F4 R LM OIS WR medium format lens announced The longest telephoto lens in Fujifilm’s medium format lineup has arrived with the introduction of the company’s GF 250mm F4 R LM OIS WR. The lens has a 35mm equivalent of around 200mm, which can be […]

The Resurrection of Christ

The Sunday of the Resurrection is the glorious day described by the Orthodox Church as the “…unique and Holy day, king and lord of days, feast of feasts, solemnity of solemnities…” Easter (Paskha) is the centre and heart of the Orthodox Christian year. It is on its date […]

Wet Plate Competition

The Winning Photos of the First Annual Wet Plate Competition This year, the wet plate supply brand Modern Collodion ran its first annual Wet Plate Competition. The 2018 contest received over 200 submissions from 75 wet plate photographers based in 19 countries. The grand prize winner is the photo above, […]

NYC Without Light Pollution

What would New York City look like at night if there were no light pollution to shroud the stars? This 3-minute short film titled SKYGLOW NYC aims to answer. The video was created by photographers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinovic of SKYGLOW, an ongoing project that raises awareness for endangered night […]