Yearly Archive: 2016
Canvera launches a range of new looks for the photobook With the New Year approaching, newness is in the air and we decided to add to that by launching a brand new range of treatments, styles and textures for our photobooks – now you can get a new look for every photo story! Choose from six exciting new cover options.
The season’s latest colour trends It’s wedding season and the time where you must stand out from the crowd – even if you are not the bride. But not just for the weddings and related functions, December is also the month when festivities reach their peak with the year going to end, and parties galore… Not just for Christmas and New Years Eve, each time you step out this season, make sure you are wearing the right colour – or...
The beautiful rituals of the… Bengali wedding! The traditional Bengali wedding has a number of unique, colourful rituals, setting it apart from other regions across the country. Sprinkling rice husk and trefoil plant on the bride’s head is considered auspicious and is part of a pre-wedding ritual called Ashirbaad. A bit of gold jewellery is exchanged in some weddings and these days couples also exchange rings during this informal ceremony.
Gift your grandparent a photobook! When you have lived beyond the age of 70, you can say that you have really collected life’s experiences – collect these experiences in a photobook for your grandparent. Many of us don’t even know the birth date of our elders, but there’s no need to wait for a special birthday, use the upcoming New Year as the excuse to do something special for our loved ones!
Here’s how to make your portfolio look better! Getting a modelling portfolio done or, perhaps, one just for fun? Here are a few tips to get the best out of yourself… Focus: Be clear about what this portfolio is for. If you want to become a ramp model, you need to get full length shots; if you want to become a face model, you will want to focus on your face. If you are unclear then get a range of...
How to make your beach shots better The human factor: Beaches look the most beautiful when they are empty true – but they also look fake. Now this doesn’t mean that you photograph a beach during peak hours when it is packed like the Juhu beach but a few people, silhouettes, only add to the beauty of a shot, making it real and alive.
Zoom Into The New Canvera Experience! Yes a picture is worth a thousand words but all too often, photographs are damaged, lost and forgotten. This is where Canvera comes in to help you preserve your happiest memories through stunningly designed, immaculately crafted, photobooks. The unique photobooks allow you to dip into your memories whenever the mood comes upon you to relive the good times…
Guest post: What editors want in bridal shoots By Kalyani Prasher There are hundreds of bridal and wedding magazines in the market and in a dying industry these are some of the businesses that are still doing well. Lots of magazines means lots of content needed so wedding photographers are in business… if you get the following stuff right.
Make your pre-wedding shoot special! Spending on a photo-shoot that encapsulates your last few days of being single…? Here are some fun ways to make it more memorable! Take two single shots – one of you and one of your partner – and stitch them together. This is a not just a symbolic way of representing two single people coming together, but also lots of fun!