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Alex Koloskov

The Lighting Magician

I am completely self taught. I don't know the rules, nor do I care about them. I don't follow the herd, I do it my way.
That’s turned out to be invaluable in what I do. It has allowed me to experiment, see outside the borders, challenge the authorities and create a stunning photography style that is crisp, sharp and crystal clear.

I’m inspired by progress and movement. I’m incredibly persistent and never take "less than perfect" for an answer. If I don't have the right tools, I'll build them myself. I like to make stuff happen.
 

My educational photography projects:
Photigy.com Technical secrets of challenging photography: This is the best resource about commercial studio tabletop photography. Our weekly "Studio Photography Insights": join to learn and become outstanding!

Realistic HDR e-Book: E-book and website about techniques behind our landscape photographyMy e-books and video tutorials:Learn Studio Photography
P.S Sorry to everyone who


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About 1 week ago Time to sleep - eyes is not working anymore:-)
Have a good dreams!
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About 10 weeks ago Lips or Eyes - what you'll notice first?

 I use to shoot portraits:-)
http://www.photigy.com/people/


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About 13 weeks ago Yellow Crying...
It was a shot for "Lite It" +Scott Kelby magazine.. did you see the BTS?
It was published some time ago (last year).
Waiting for my Studio Product Photography Course to go live on KelbyOne:-)


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About 5 weeks ago Have posted this image 2 times  - was deleted. Google+ moderation? 
Wondering what will happen  this time.  This is the shot for upcoming webinar: http://goo.gl/7bXg38
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About 7 weeks ago Do you know that we have a free hi-speed splash photography course?
https://www.photigy.com/course/liquid-and-splash-hi-speed-photography-for-beginners/
Check it out - this is one of the shots from the course. So much fun to learn and practice this!
#FBP   #liquidphotography   #freecourse  


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About 13 weeks ago Colors of Spring
One shot, CPL filter, Canon 6D, 17-40 F4.0 lens. 
I do not have much tutorials about landscaping, this is the only one: http://www.photigy.com/hdr-photography-essentials-pack/

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About 12 weeks ago Roses
One of the recent shots we did. BTS posted on Explora:
http://www.bhphotovideo.com/explora/alex-koloskov-splashing-roses/
Liquid workshop is coming soon - you can watch how to do shots like this with 2-3 $50 speedlites. I'll keep things simple and real for you :-)
More liquid shots and BTS is here: http://www.photigy.com/liquid/
#liquidphotography   #photography   #splash  




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About 10 weeks ago The portrait of a friend. This was a first "test" shot with Hasselblad 2 years ago - I was exited:-)
http://www.photigy.com/people/
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About 12 weeks ago Still Life Photography Contest: Green theme
http://www.photigy.com/studio-photography-contest-green-april-2014/
Do not forget about Photigy contest! 

First prize ($350 value):
$150 worth of equipment from Bhphotovideo.com* + any Photigy educational product  (see e-store)  worth up to $200

Second prize ($150 value):
$50 worth of equipment from Bhphotovideo.com* + any Photigy educational product  (see e-store)  worth up to $100

Third prize ($50 value):
Honorable mention + any Photigy educational product  (see e-store) worth up to $50

#photography   #contest  












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About 14 weeks ago iPhone vs Hasselblad: Are you still thinking about buying a new camera?
One of the photos below came from Hasselblad camera and medium format digital back and another from an iPhone 5S. Which one? To find out, go here:
http://www.photigy.com/iphone-vs-hasselblad-still-thinking-buying-new-camera/
#insane   #photography   #iphone   #iphoneography