PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

Portrait photography is as old as the medium itself, dating back to the mid-19th century. The art of portraiture has always been a mainstay of photography precisely because it accomplishes two things that we all fundamentally value: (1) the revelation of our precious individuality and (2) the affirmation of the very fact of our existence. Naturally, each of us enjoys seeing the beauty of the world that surrounds us. But we all want to be seen, as well. Portraiture calls attention to us as individuals and announces with stunning immediacy that, “Yes, we are here, we exist, and we matter!”

 

I believe that a portrait is a means to showcase and celebrate beauty, style, and elegance. Having said that, I also believe that portraiture done right can do far more than display the grace of a person’s appearance. In my decade of experience as a professional photographer, I have learned that portraits can illuminate and reveal

lovely young woman wearing a green dress posing for a photo by martina bromkova in prague

the personality, identity, and attitude of the individual in front of the camera. We are, after all, more than just bodies. We have values, thoughts, talents, dreams, and goals, all of which constitute an identity and life that is uniquely ours.

My aim during every photo shoot is to create a series of comprehensive portraits that both celebrate the external beauty of an individual and reveal the charm and grace that they carry within themselves. If you are searching for a photographer who can bring out the best in you and shine a flattering light on it, you need look no further! I have more than 10 years of experience photographing individuals, couples, and families right here in Prague, and I have the versatility to shoot in a variety of styles. My work ranges from business portraits for company websites and CVs to casual portraits in various settings.

 

I look forward to setting up a time and place where we can work together toward the common goal of creating images that you can be proud of and want to share with family and friends. As I am sure you can imagine, the advantages of doing a photo shoot in Prague, one of Europe’s urban gems, cannot be overstated. There are dozens of locations throughout the city that exude a charm and beauty that no studio environment can either match or replicate. You can check out some of my favorite places by clicking here!

If you want, we can tailor the photo shoot so that you may have a package that includes both casual and formal pictures. It is always a good idea to have a set of high-quality, formal images of yourself which can be used for work or business-related purposes, such as promoting a LinkedIn profile or enhancing a CV.

 

At the risk of stating the obvious, I will point out that a high-quality portrait is anything but a simple head shot. The package that I will deliver to you will contain an assortment of photos, some of which will feature your upper body and others your full body. In order to ensure that we capture images of the highest quality I will clearly demonstrate how you can comfortably pose and gracefully carry yourself in front of the camera. Throughout the shoot we will never lose sight of our principal goal: to optimize the beauty of your look, your attitude, and your demeanor.

 

At the end of our session you can rest assured that you will be soon be in possession of a series of pictures that have captured the side of you that is elegantly composed, universally appealing, and thoroughly self-confident. Besides providing you with images that you will forever love and cherish, I will also ensure that our collaboration is always relaxed, customer-centric, and above all fun! The photo shoot is about you, and I will see to it that you are given not only extraordinary pictures, but the respect, care, and courtesy that you deserve, as well.

 
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Smiling young lady in black leather jacket in Stromovka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Young woman in black leather jacket and jeans posing for a portrait in Stromovka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
elegant lady posing for a photo in prague by martina bromkova
graceful woman posing for a photo on the charles bridge in prague
woman posing for a picture by martina bromkova photography
profile photo of a lady in green dress in prague
a formal portrait of a woman in green dress on charles bridge in prague
an elegant portrait of a woman taken by martina bromkova in prague
portrait of lady on the charles bridge in prague courtesy of martina bromkova photography
woman smiling for a picture taken by martina bromkova
young happy woman in green dress posing for a photo taken by martina bromkova on the charles bridge in prague, czech republic
Formal photo of a lovely lady taken by martina bromkova in prague
lovely professional photograph of a young woman taken by martina bromkova in prague
Middle-aged woman wearing a black dress posing for a picture in Ladronka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Lovely lady, wearing a black dress and brown belt, smiling for a picture, standing on a bridge in Ladronka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Elegant woman leaning on a stone rail, posing for a portrait in Ladronka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Smiling woman wearing a black dress, sitting on a brown bench, posing for a picture in Ladronka in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Young blonde female laughing, wearing a floral pattern dress, posing for a portrait in Vojan Gardens in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Young lady in flowery dress smiling for a picture in Vojan Gardens in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
Smiling girl draped in a colorful dress at a photo shoot in Vojan Gardens in Prague at Martina Bromkova Photography
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