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Road Burners

Hi Guys,

I shot this image a few days ago of my buddies.
I added the sky and lava effects in post. The gear used were a Nikon D800 with a 50mm f/1.4 at 1/250th, f/11 ISO 500.
Here's a short video explaining the thought process behind the image:

C&C most welcomed as I would love to...

Any Tips on Growing your Following on IG?

I've read a lot of articles about booting followers on Instagram and have been following the recommendations. Mainly those about being more interactive like commenting on more pictures and liking other pages. It did help, but only to a certain extent. Any other tips? Maybe about posting at certain times or using the right hashtags? Here's a...

There is something about water...

that really attracts me to a landscape scene. I came to realize this about a year ago when reviewing portfolio images. Right now 21 of 36 images feature water in some way. Most of those have water as a predominate feature.

Sometimes it's moving, sometimes its mirror still.

What are your thoughts on featuring water in landscape/...

Marina Bay Sands Lights


Every time I got the opportunity to go to Singapore I often spend some time around the Marina Bay Sands Hotel. I really love its architecture.

I would like to hear from you about this shot.

Thanks a lot

Filipe Lopes
Marina Bay Sands Lights

I Don't Give a Sh*t What you Shoot with, Just Shoot!

What do you guys shoot with before posting to Instagram? For me, I will shoot with anything I feel will get the shot perfect in my mind. I primarily shoot with my iPhone 5s and have shot with big brands such as General Electric with nothing more than my old iPhone 4s! It doesn't matter what you shoot with, just that you shoot. Continue to...

The Time Traveler

Should I make the ship and the sea a little bit darker ?
I'm struggling on this matter

Bill Peppas
The Time Traveler

Bed Sheets

hi all!! one of my Video Fashion that never get me tired!! you can find here in my portfolio:

Claudio Carraro
Bed Sheets Video of Bed Sheets

what do you think??

Autumn and Winter Fashion Catalog Covers

I got a look at two catalogs I have shot this year that are coming out soon. I regularly shoot the fashion images for my client New Look by Simplicity which creates and publishes sewing patterns for beginning and advanced sewers to select and use to create their own fashions at home. We shoot fashion models wearing hand-made samples of the...

The Perfect fit

Nowadays it takes around 12 minutes and 50 seconds to produce the average pair of jeans. Well, it took us 11 hours to create our version of the ideal pair of jeans… and that was only the part of them! Here is our story of searching for a perfect behind and painting the perfect jeans on it in order to create a perfect commercial.

The full...

GH4 Silent

I have the Panasonic GH4 which I mostly use for it's filming capabilities. However, I'd like to take more stills with it and was curious about its silent mode. There are many advantages to this, but I was wondering, are there any disadvantages to it not using the mechanical shutter?
Ps hope its okay I'...

Cinematic Pleasure 04

Last photo of the series Cinematic Pleasure for Infamous Magazine.
Was so fun bringing this concept alive. Mixing few technics for the final picture.Was a good experience and learn a lot for futher projects of this kind.
Concept,Direction,Photography & Retouching: Marcos Domenech

Working like a Dog

Dear Fstoppers, I did this shot on the weekend, it was made by 2 Flashes - 1 Elinchrom in Octa 69 for screen light, and Mola dish in Profoto b1 with 25º degree.
Nikon D750 - Sigma Art Lens 50mm - f/3.6
You can see the BTS, and my awesome light diagram here:


Solo day trip to Jabal Shams for landscape

I was supposed to go on a camping trip with some friends to the highest peak in Oman (Jabal shams), but they all canceled last minute.
I was so pumped up to go that I went alone for a day trip to shoot some landscapes there.

Here are a couple of the results

What I'm trying to say, get out and shoot!

My question here...


Playing with more Jelly

Photography : Marcos Domenech
MuaH : Noriko Okamoto
Photography Assistant : Aya Tanaka
Model : Aya Tanaka
Model : Alice

Marcos Domenech

New to Fstoppers

Hello my name is Roberto Hernandez i'm 23 years old and located in Miami Florida. I have always loved photography but it never hit me till I was 11 when my mom purchased her first DSLR, I would always ask her to let me use it, till she ended up giving it to me. From there I started to shoot at parks and whenever I had the opportunity. A few...

Looking for Critiques

It's a leaning fashion photo with heavy bokeh. The fashion photo is not meant to look heavily stylized, its suppose to look and feel like a relaxed and natural fashion photo with casual clothing outdoors.

Shot in 100% natural light, with rental sigma 85 1.4 lens at 1.4 aperture. More details click the image.

Notting Hill Carnival 2015

Hi folks

I've put together a few guidance notes for any street photographers attending this year's Notting Hill Carnival, which I hope you find useful. Read them here:

All the best - and stay safe,


Tear it apart.

Hey guys, my newest work, and probably I feel some of my strongest... but I know it could be stronger. So please tear this image apart in critiques, and lets see what I learn.

Usually I don't light this way direct sun/shadows, but I was sucked into a youtube video that made me want to try it out (funny how that happens). Thanks guys!...