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#41 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

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Posted 25 August 2017 - 10:31 AM

OP, my still work composition does not favor portrait or landscape. I try to do what is best for the image. Although, a lot of my work is candid, from the hip shooting and is sometime more dependent on how I can hold the camera and get a shot off quickly and candidly. 

 

When I look at a bunch of my photos it seems to be more on the landscape end of things. Maybe 75% or more.  I used to shoot a lot of square comps back in the film days when I used a Hasselblad SWC, but don't do that much square work now unless it demands it or is fisheye.

 

When shooting with a circular fisheye it does not matter how I hold the camera...landscape or portrait generally look the same when it is done. In-camera they look different in the review. The circle is smaller in the review when the camera is held in vertical position.

 

Here is a candid fisheye shot...was about 2 feet away from her!

 

https://danielteolij...g?w=1076&h=1087

 

Here is a candid portrait shot

 

https://danielteolij...jr-mr.jpg?w=767

 

Here is a candid landscape shot...cropped towards the square-ish end of the spectrum.

 

https://danielteolij...teoli-jr-mm.jpg

 

When I'm making a book I look at the comp mix and count them up. For book format, if more photos are landscape, that is what I generally go with for the book and vice versa is I have mostly portraits..

 

 

 

 

 


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#42 Bruce Greene

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 12:03 PM

I'm a little late to this thread....  But I'll give it a whirl:)

 

1. Park Pobedy - Moscow, Russia 2016

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2. Plymton, Massachusetts 2016

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3. Paradise Cove - Malibu, California 2012

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#43 Bruce Greene

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 12:12 PM

Why not, a few more...

 

4. Truck Driver - Moscow, Russia 2011

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5. Tram - Kiev, Ukraine 2015

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6. Children watching movie being filmed... - Batumi, Georgia 2008

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#44 Bruce Greene

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 12:28 PM

I was trying to edit the post and add technical info, but I can't see a way to edit posts here....

 

1. Park Pobedy - Moscow, Russia 2016

Kodak Retina IIIc (folding rangefinder)

Kodak Portra 160

50mm

 

2. Plymton, Massachusetts 2016

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

3. Paradise Cove - Malibu, California 2012

Kodak Retina IIIc (folding rangefinder)

Kodak Tri-X

50mm

effect due to bad lab processing of the film...

 

4. Truck Driver - Moscow, Russia 2011

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

5. Tram - Kiev, Ukraine 2015

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

6. Children watching movie being filmed... - Batumi, Georgia 2008

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

I also shoot with Fuji GW690 (6x9 Rangefinder)  90mm and 65mm lenses  :)


Edited by Bruce Greene, 29 August 2017 - 12:35 PM.

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#45 Alex Cavalco

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 12:46 PM

 

6. Children watching movie being filmed... - Batumi, Georgia 2008

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

I also shoot with Fuji GW690 (6x9 Rangefinder)  90mm and 65mm lenses  :)

 

That last one is intense!  


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#46 Bruce Greene

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 02:36 PM

 

6. Children watching movie being filmed... - Batumi, Georgia 2008

Canon 5d Mk1

50mm

 

I also shoot with Fuji GW690 (6x9 Rangefinder)  90mm and 65mm lenses  :)

 

That last one is intense!  

Thanks Alex.  Auto-focus came in very handy on that one!  I only shot one frame...  Then back to shooting the movie across the street :)


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#47 Fabio Pirovano_37718

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 05:15 PM

Some works from vacation's time..enjoy

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#48 Alex Cavalco

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 07:53 PM

Canyonlands National Park on the X-Pan with Cinestill 500t.  33387584714_681622fc2e_b.jpgxpan-cinestill-500t-005test2 by Alex C, on Flickr


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#49 Alex Cavalco

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Posted 29 August 2017 - 08:41 PM

Double post by mistake


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#50 Vital Butinar

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Posted 09 March 2018 - 08:55 AM

Well when I went to collage I fell in love with photography and then got into filmography but after I could do photography but didn't have access to filming equipment.

I used to love taking pictures but it's funny because I used to love taking pictures of objects and landscapes but not people but when I'm filming stuff I usually have people in it. Don't know why.

 

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#51 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 02:39 PM

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#52 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 02:43 PM

 
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Candid @ GOTJ Ohio concert.

 

Shot there for 3 years, just bot a $200 ticket and went in. One year they broke the flash off the camera at the hot shoe. But the writing was on the wall, so decided that being in my mid 60's no use pushing my luck any further. 


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#53 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 02:46 PM

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Another one from GOTJ Ohio. Interesting people there, but you need a bodyguard or have to enjoy fighting. And at the least your gear gets ruined. You get pelted with all sort of soda and crap.

 

Single image HDR. 


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#54 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 02:54 PM

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You are soaked with soda or pelted with raw wieners, used tampons, empty beer cans, whatever.
 


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#55 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 13 July 2018 - 04:40 PM

I finally learned the value of still film photography this year

 

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#56 Frank Hegyi

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Posted 13 July 2018 - 07:19 PM

Cool thread! I find myself favoring square aspect stills as well. Don't know why. This was a 300 ft black spire (no one knows what it's made out of) that sticks up out of the ocean in Antarctica.  Shot from about 2 miles away on a GH5 with a 100mm lens. 

 

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