• Hotel Photography: Using Staff As Models

    8 days ago - By The Travel Photographer

    Photo © Tewfic El-Sawy - All Rights Reserved I had the pleasure to be asked to photograph the fabulous Mandarin Hotel Kuala Lumpur during the Travel Photographer Society events in Malaysia a few weeks ago, and having spent the better part of day doing so, I can vouch that hotel photography is most certainly not as easy as it may appear to be.
    Having the DNA of a travel-documentary photographer meant that I sought to have people in most -if not all- of my photographs. I recalled a ad campaign by Annie Leibovitz for The Peninsula Hotel some years ago, in which she produced monochrome...
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