How to edit epic cosplay photos

MASTER, TEACH ME EPIC COSPLAY PHOTOS I get asked these questions a lot – “how do you Photoshop”, “how did you do this effect”, and “teach me master”. Well, I don’t intend to keep those a secret. It’s just that I don’t have a “secret recipe”. I don’t have secret ninja scrolls, and I don’t have a sealed 9 tailed fox. Every photo is different, and I really can’t teach “one sure way to win in Photoshop”. Moreover, I don’t see myself as a “master” of Photoshop. I am just someone who has used Photoshop for…

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16 cosplay photography mistakes to avoid

TO ERR IS HUMAN Howdy and welcome to an episode about cosplay photography mistakes. Yes, everyone makes mistakes and no one is perfect. Noobs, hobbyists, professionals and even seasoned masters. Does not matter who, as long as you are human, you will not be spared of misses. But are there times where you just wish you have not made those silly, embarrassing mistakes? This post is exactly the list of stupid stuff that I have done before as a clueless newbie, and these are the things that we should avoid doing. A fair word…

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Cosplay Gallery : Zootopia Gazelle

THE PEOPLE With masters : J.Q. Photography Mayonaka Digiwerkz – 真夜中 C3s.exe CN : Aiko THE ALBUM THE GEAR Nikon D800E Nikkor 24-70mm Yongnuo YN-460 flash Yongnuo YN-560 III flash Godox ad360 Cononmk K4T Selens rectangular soft box Profoto softbox Selens color gels A WORD OF THOUGHT… Pardon my lack of shots. I am supposed to be on a “semi-hiatus”. I confess, I have no watched Zootopia yet.  😐 But Gazelle is perfect for that stage setting… if only I had a smoke machine. Someday, folks, someday. I will perfect those epic shots.

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Cosplay Gallery : Super Dangan Ronpa 2

THE PEOPLE With masters : J.Q. Photography Mayonaka Digiwerkz – 真夜中 CN : Fuyuhiko Kuzuryu : Abdul Rahman Peko Pekoyama : Rei Mahiru Koizumi : Xaoya THE ALBUM THE GEAR Nikon D800E Nikkor 24-70mm Yongnuo YN-460 flash Yongnuo YN-560 III flash El Cheapo reflector Godox ad360 Selens rectangular soft box Selens color gels BEHIND THE SCENE… Back to school as a student! I wish. This shoot is taken at Republic Polytechnic, with the utter fear of getting thrown out by security if we deploy our full gear again. Singapore kind of suck. Everything is about…

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Cosplay Gallery : Touken Ranbu

THE PEOPLE With masters : J.Q. Photography Mayonaka Digiwerkz – 真夜中 C3s.exe CN : Vehloren Granzon Kumo Ri THE ALBUM THE GEAR Nikon D800E Nikkor 24-70mm Studio lights… don’t remember the brand, but it’s 2 X 500W strobe. BEHIND THE SCENE… Ph33r the Sakura Branch Wolverine claws. Heh, studio shoots are fun. We messed around with quite a few concepts for this shoot… and I am literally hooked to Google’s Nik Collection for post processing now!

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Cosplay Gallery : Judy Hopps

THE PEOPLE With master : J.Q. Photography CN : Aiko THE ALBUM THE GEAR Nikon D800E Nikkor 24-70mm Yongnuo YN-460 flash El Cheapo reflector Godox ad360 Selens rectangular soft box BEHIND THE SCENE… Aye, I was on a so-called “semi-hiatus” (to sort my life out), and thus only took a couple of simple shots. Anyway, this shoot started out as a rather casual walk-and-shoot at the National Gallery Singapore. Nice location, but “heavily guarded” with security petrol. Since deploying our full gear will most likely “attract” the security guards (just as flies are…

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How to Edit Landscape Photos

UNLIMITED CREATIVITY! This will be a very difficult question to answer – how to edit landscape photos. There are a ton of editing bibles out there, and I am guessing that you, my dear reader, want to get started with “a proper way to edit landscape photos”. But here’s the thing – as far as I know, there is no limit to creativity. There are probably endless ways to go about editing, and not a single “correct way” to get started. So this is what I will do instead – I will…

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