Olivier Rose Van Doorne Interview - Fashion Photography Insights from PhotoOp

Olivier Rose Van Doorne Interview - Fashion Photography Insights from PhotoOp

The man who gave Craig McDean his big commercial break believes that the era of the iconic fashion photographer is drawing to a close. That commercial fashion photography has moved on.  And he should know - he has worked with everyone from Steven Meisel & Bruce Weber to Mario Sorrenti & Enrique Badulescu.

In this interview, the President & Worldwide Creative Director of branding & content agency Select World, Olivier Rose Van Doorne, is as enlightening as he is forthright: sharing his views on fashion photography from an advertising perspective - what he looks for in a photographer, his expectations on-set and where he sees the industry going...

How to get the BEST Product Photography for your website

How to get the BEST Product Photography for your website

It's amazing how long it has taken some product-selling brands to come around to e-commerce.

Up until now, their websites were nothing more than glorified highway billboards - summoning people to their brick-and-mortar stores by giving teasers of what they can find there.


Today almost all brands have embraced e-commerce as the incredibly lucrative revenue stream it can be; however, many brands are still unsure about how best to represent their products in the online space. Here are some pointers to help make product photography look its very BEST...

Terry Gruber Interview - Wedding Photography Insights from PhotoOp

Terry Gruber Interview           - Wedding Photography Insights from PhotoOp

Many photographers have tried to do what Terry Gruber has managed to accomplish. Almost all of them have failed. 

For over 25 years, Terry has run an award-winning luxury photography studio in Manhattan, Gruber Photographers , weathering all sorts of literal and figurative storms as he became one of the most prolific wedding photographers on the East Coast. Not something he had ever envisioned becoming. Just ask Martin Scorsese...

Question of Photography: Angela Francine Popplewell - 100cameras Co-Founder

Question of Photography: Angela Francine Popplewell - 100cameras Co-Founder

We all know photographs can be transformative - they're moving, provocative and inspirational. In the right hands, a camera can open up whole worlds we didn't know existed. But what about the act of photography itself? Is it just a means to an end? Or can the process sometimes be as important as the output?

PhotoOp recently met with Angela Francine Popplewell - the Co-Founder and Chief Story Teller for the non-profit 100cameras.org. She took us through the story of how 100Cameras is using photography to enable underprivileged children all round the world to bring legitimate change to both themselves, and their surroundings...