Amel Herzi, also known as Heaup Photography, is a fashion and nature photographer who currently resides in Amsterdam, Holland. Her style is unique, sexy and raw. Read below to find out how she became so skilled in her craft.
How did you learn photography?
By picking up my camera and shooting every day. I did not attend classes. I read a lot of books. Nowadays, I watch a lot of Youtube tutorials.
What year was the then picture taken in?
That picture was taken 10 years ago, in 2005.
What did you do to better your photography skills?
First of all, I taught myself how to use the correct settings on my camera. Learning how light works has helped me a lot as well.
What is one piece of advice you would give to a new photographer to help them excel in their craft?
Challenge yourself to something new everyday. It's a long road, but it's a fun one. It's not the camera that makes you a great photographer, it's your skills.