суббота, 14 января 2017 г.

Nostalgic mood. The Diary

I've been in some kind of nostalgic mood recently. 

I miss that warm air, when it's so hot and sometimes it feels like you can't even breathe. Heavy rains, the spices and exotic fruits. I love Asia, I love its atmosphere, it's mood. Sometimes I hate it though... But it's a coming-going thing like everything else in our lives... I mostly hate it because I still feel an outsider when I'm there. And I will always be. 
But it's OK. I still can observe it and get inspired by it. I still can love it and appreciate it's beauty. Sometimes I feel like I was born in a wrong place. Everybody wants to live in Europe, but when I stay there for several months, I feel like a prisoner. I get bored of that calmness... I need to shake my mind and fill it with some Asian craziness...   

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четверг, 6 октября 2016 г.

Modeling Industry in China. Shi Jing video test

Few words about Chinese Fashion market and modeling industry in China, some advices for photographers and few words about my test shoot with Shi Jing in Shanghai, China 2016

Shi Jing is really wonderful. She doesn't have a lot of experience in modeling, but I think she has a good potential. Although Shi Jing doesn't speak English, we were able to understand each other, she tried her best and always paid attention when I was showing her how to pose. 

Пара фактов о съемках  в Китае, работе с китайскими моделями и "каталожных" позах.
Несколько советов о работе фотографа и модели на съемках модельных тестов ( и не только), важности взаимопонимания и позитивной атмосферы на съемочной площадке.
Плюс, - о перспективах китайского моделинга и пример небольшого видео с тестовой съемки для Shi Jing @ Esee Model Management . Китай, Шанхай 2016
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понедельник, 20 июня 2016 г.


Dear friends,

sorry for the lack of posts. Recently I've been working at few serious projects which took most of my time. And one of them is my YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/tamika1805

 I usually post the videos related to fashion industry, my work, behind the scenes and just some random things from my life, travel etc. If you're interested, please subscribe. I'm really thankful for your support!

And I will be back with new posts really soon. My blog is going to be both here and on my official site. You'll be able to see my "visual diary".

Thank you again for your support and kind comments.

воскресенье, 6 марта 2016 г.

In transition

A winter without snow, a gentle touch of frozen flowers.
In transition...
A period of hopeless dreams and crushed expectations. The birth of new reality - strange, dark and captivating... Let's prase the new begginings, let's feel it deep inside.

Зима без снега, замерзшие цветы...
Переходный период.
Время безнадежных мечтаний и рухнувших ожиданий. Рождение новой реальности: странной, глубокой, темной и захватывающей... Время  новых начинаний, восхваления и наслаждения.

четверг, 12 ноября 2015 г.


Anfisa at Stella Models Vienna. Test shoot by Tatiana Kurnosova. From the archives of 2014.

воскресенье, 8 ноября 2015 г.

Fall inspiration

Fall is the strangest time of the year: its calmness is captivating and frightening. 

Seductive and inspiring, it’s the time to enjoy the spicy tea, stay warm in your bed and hold the love ones… Enjoying the warmth of memories, feeling either deeply depressed or full of energy to pursue your dreams.

Fall is the perfect time to make a new step in your life, look at it from the different angle and write down your goals, have a diary full of secrets. It’s a new beginning.

My fall mood board consists of calmness of the breeze, quirky fire and the bold thoughts.
Stay gold and wild, enjoy the colors of the wind and big city lights.

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вторник, 27 октября 2015 г.

Fernanda Ly : Pink hair and the lone eyes

When I first saw Fernanda Ly I immediately fell in love. She’s that type of model who fits both Europe and Asia. I guess the Western world loves her because of her unusual hair and very quirky mood.  In front of the camera you can see a variety of her personalities: from the lone eyes to funky crazy smile. It’s captivating and intriguing.

On the other side, Asian market got used to that craziness and hair experiments. When I first saw Fernanda at the Louis Vuitton’s show, I thought she’s Japanese. Her style reflects their culture in so many ways. But it doesn’t matter where she’s originally from as long as she is really breath of fresh air in fashion industry.

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вторник, 6 октября 2015 г.

Milan Fashion Week SS16 Street Style: Roberto Cavalli and Bottega Veneta

Keep it sparkling – that’s what I would say about the Street Style. I don’t mean it literally, that’s just what you need to feel inside.

You know the best thing for me as a photographer is being able to notice these little details some people may not have seen. I love finding out the good angles, composition, seeing those beautiful moments which happens from time to time when people talk or look at each other... Their gentle touches, the smiles, the sparkling lights in their eyes and the movement of the garments are exceptional. You can't repeat those moments, but you can catch them by your camera and enjoy the picture later. 
Maybe some people won’t appreciate it as I do, but we’re living only once, so every beautiful moment deserves being noticed.

I hope you'll be able to feel these kind of moments when you'll look at these pictures. The style and beauty mixed with the "sparkling eye chemistry".

воскресенье, 27 сентября 2015 г.

Milan Fashion Week SS16 : First impression and Street Style. Part I

Working on Milan Fashion Week as street photographer is a quite new experience for me. The atmosphere around is crazy, but calm and easy at the same time. The shows are more than interesting and captivating. I didn’t photograph everything and everyone – I’ve tried to choose the details I’m interested in. Anyway, hope you’ll enjoy seeing the first photos from Prada, Max Mara, Fendi and Emilio Pucci show.

Для меня работа на неделе моды в Милане в качестве street style – фотографа, стала, своего рода, экспериментом и, несомненно, интересным опытом. Я неоднократно снимала показы, но, до этого момента, уличная мода была далекой для меня сферой.