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Portrait shoot at the Trocadero, Paris

Model: Yunhwi
Gear: Canon 60D, Canon EF 50 mm f/1.8 II
Editing tools: Lightroom, Photoshop

The Trocadero is one of the most famous area of Paris located across the Seine from the Eiffel tower. It provides an excellent ground for urban photographers but also for portrait shoots, as the Eiffel tower is a very recognizable landmark, including in an out-of-focus background. Continue reading Portrait shoot at the Trocadero, Paris

Portrait shoot walkthrough in Père Lachaise cemetery, Paris

Model: Joy
Gear: Canon 60DCanon EF 50 mm f/1.8 II
Editing tools: Lightroom 5, Photoshop

Today I would like to provide a short walkthrough of a recent photo shoot I did in Paris. Joy and I went to probably the most famous cemetery in Paris, Père Lachaise, where rest many artists such as the great master of comedy, Molière, the american singer-songwriter, Jim Morrison, or the famous cabaret singer, Edith Piaf. Even though you would probably not want to wander around at night, the cemetery is really beautiful during the day and provides gorgeous backgrounds ideal for portrait photography.
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