PROFESSIONAL BULGARIAN PHOTOGRAPHER | BOGDAN SHAHANSKI
|Bio / Bogdan Shahanski|
I am born and raised in Sofia, Bulgaria. I realised my passion in photography in 2000 when I enrolled in National Proffessional High-School of Polygraphy and Photography in Sofia. Since then photography has been constantly part of my life. As a photographer I have been trying continuously to improve my skill and as part of that proccess in 2006 I moved to the worlds capital of visual art and photography, Los Angeles.
In 2009 I graduated Santa Monica College with AA degree in Photography and now I am working as a freelance photographer in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Shooting with Large Format 4x5" view cameras Horseman and Toyo View Cameras on location and in studio
Using medium format cameras Hasselblad and Mamiya RZ and 645
Working with strobe lighting systems made by Profoto, Norman, and Dynalite as well as ARRI hot lights and portable flash lights
Developing and printing Black and White and Color Films from 35mm, medium to large format
Color Correction using software and hardware producing accurate color under any lighting conditions
Digital retouching and film scanning on Imacon Professional Scanners
Working both on PC and MAC, proficiency using Photoshop CS4, Lightroom, ACR, Stitcher Unlimited, and CaptureOne softwares . You could check out my new web site devoted in digital composition and image enhancing www.retouchland.com