Interview: Photographer Vég Helga (Hungary)
Can you tell us a little about you?
I am a mother :) a wife and a photographer . I am an economist, and i was a branch manager for several years in a bank in Hungary. But i got tired of it, so i resigned 4 years ago. I wanted to change, i found a new work place, but I got sick, i live now with sclerosis multiplex. With this illnes a i did not find any job, so i started to learn, and i started my own business. And now I am working as a photographer, and with my husband we are painting and selling hand painted canvases to worldwide :) ( Robson backdrops).
How and when did you get into photography?
I always photographed. Usually my family was the sufferer. I started the professional photography 4 years ago. My favourite topic is fine art, as I love it, simply dresses, main focus on the woman. Using only a few supllies.
What does photography mean to you?
I love to create a picture, a choose a modell, a try to find the best colour harmony for her. A sew dress and paint backdrop to the portrait. And a work till i find the feeling which passes the best to my modell.
Please briefly describe your photography style for our readers.
Mainly fine art, or vintage style. I love the colour harmony, the beauty eyes, and normal skin tone. I love the warm tones, and nicely saturated portraits.
Where do you get inspiration from?
Paintings, pictures, nature, films etc
Do you think in advance what you want in the picture?
Emotions, to stop the people for a few moments.
Studio, on location or both?
I am a studio photographer
Would you consider yourself a hobbyist or a paid professional?
I am paid professional
What has been your most memorable session and why?
I love so many pictures from my works, i works in my studio, with non professional models, so i can not tell mainly difference. Several times i work in a strong flow so i do not remember all the things exactly
Nikon or Canon, Favorite lens? Canon
Sigma art 50 or 85 mm 1.4
What is one piece of advice you would like to offer a new photographer looking to start their own business?
The first few months work for free, to get pactice. You will se if you can do it with passion or not.
What do you think of our new magazine?
It is the first time i meet with you, but i check your homepage, and demanding photos and publication