Hocus Pocus Academy

Style & Genre

29th June, 2017


Each and every photographer has his own style of capturing his imagination through the lens decision of light selection (shadow / ambient /flash etc) on the subject, composition; selection of the background varies from person to person. This self decision of a person becomes his style of photography.


Different fields of photography are termed the genre e.g. portraiture, nature, fashion, sports. Landscape, wildlife photography etc. having an overall understanding of the genre of photography is important for understanding where your own photography fits in the world of photography fits in the world of photography and to know the opportunities that are open for you.