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Backgrounds are such a vital part of photos. No doubts about that. They can help gathering attention or quite the opposite. They can help setting up the mood of the photograph and give some clues on where the photo was taken. [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Last week I found an Instagram account cake.caprice created by...

Last Sunday I met Kasia, an inspiring women who started one of the Polish groups in Denmark on facebook and amongst others, gathered people for #CzarnyProtest (a protest against abortion ban in Poland) in Copenhagen. Besides that, I really enjoyed the way she talked about travelling, life, and, goals. I have a...

Doing one thing at the time is freaking difficult. Especially if you have a busy schedule and always feel the need to squeeze more tasks into your day. And mobile phones don't help at all. Notifications make you look at the screen even in the middle of an interesting conversations. Doing...

During the first week of August I organised a Summer Week Challenge. It was a photography challenge that encouraged to take more photos on a daily basis to keep memories from the summer alive. There was one topic for each of the 7 days of the challenge's duration. We collected...

Venice is a place that one remembers. For me it was one of the nicest place that we saw during the trip to Italy. It started as soon as we left the railway station Santa Lucia (one cannot drive by car in or to Venice - small streets and canals...

Have you ever tried taking photos in the direction of the sun, where some rays or lens flares are visible in the photos? Or maybe where the hair of the person you photograph have this nice yellow glow? Today I will share some tips if you want to try shooting...

With the new month coming I like to think about the previous month, figure out what worked and what needs more attention. It is a good way to close one chapter and open a new one. So in this post I will summarise June and write monthly goals for July....

  I created a free e-book about composition advices for photography. It can be especially useful if you want to find out about placing objects in the frame or to create interesting compositions. You can get it below, just fill in your name and e-mail and press the button. [vc_row][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="6/12" css=".vc_custom_1495746347853{margin-right: 10px !important;margin-left: 10px...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]There is something special about the new beginnings. Don't you think? The first day after moving out to another place, the first day of the new year, etc. Even though I don't believe that you have to necessary wait for those occasions to start something new, they are for sure...