There is sometimes confusion between image resolution and JPEG file size. This post is going to use two identically sized images taken with the same camera to highlight some common misconceptions.
In terms of capturing the classic sleepy, curled up and scrunchy newborn photos, the sweet-spot for the photography session is 4 – 10 days after the birth.
Headshot sessions are becoming increasingly popular at Light Republic. So it understandable why so many clients ask us about the best way to prepare for a session.
For birthdays or anniversaries, surprising a senior family member with a wall portrait of their family is becoming very popular.
Most people are able to compare different print sizes, but often get confused about aspect ratios and cropping. This article explains all.
At Light Republic we often get asked by families about the best clothes to wear to a studio photography session. Here are some guidelines and recommendations that we are happy to offer.
If you are considering a baby or family photography session, these are the key factors to consider when choosing a studio or photographer.
Image-making is not just about capturing the image on camera: it's also about post-production. This article looks a little behind the scenes at the work involved after an image has been captured on camera.
Right from day one, babies are always the most photographed family members. Everyone wants a snap of the action! But at the photography studio we are aiming at creative works of art. Something a little more crafted to pass down the generations.
Selfies are okay if you want to have a laugh with your friends. But, if you use those photos to get a job, for example, others won't take you that seriously. In fact, there are many reasons why professional headshot photos are a better idea.
If you’re thinking about booking a professional photo shoot, you may be able to choose between a location shoot or a studio-based session. But what would suit your family’s needs best?
This short video is for Light Republic customers who have purchased a collection of high resolution images from the studio. It explains how to download the image files from the private gallery on to your computer. As well as downloading the full image files, there is the option to purchase prints and products directly from our partner professional lab.
Of all our wall display products, it is the Alumini Print that creates the biggest impression when clients first visit our Surrey studio. There is simply nothing close to this available in the high street.
Over the last seven years, the use of internet dating websites has quadrupled alongside changing lifestyles and attitudes. Organised match-making is no longer the reserve of awkward misfits; and the stigma that use to shadow such dating has well and truly gone.
Our studio is in Church Street in the centre of Epsom - about 5 minutes walk from Epsom train station. Church street is well known for the ambulance, fire and police stations.
Labelling small differences in photography styles can sometimes be superficial, but there are some broad genres in studio photography that are sometimes useful to think about. Most people understand the difference between colour and black and white, but not always the distinction between high key and low key photography.