Beautiful Miniature Photographs by Terada Moke

Terada Moke is one of the best photographers in the world. His expertise is mainly in the miniature type of photography. Miniature photography is an amazing art. A miniature photograph is a copy of real-life object/objects in a much reduced size. The word miniature is derived from a latin word, minum. A miniature is a mini sized model of a full sized object. In a miniature photograph, a small size model of a very big subject is made and then photographed in such a way that the size becomes deceiving. A person cannon simply tell how big/small the object being photographed is.

In a miniature type photograph, aperture is left wide open to blur out the background of the subject. This is done mainly to hide the fact that object photographed are indeed very small in size. The photographs we have showcase in this post will give you a further idea about what miniature photography is all about and how you can attain the same effects in your photographs.

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We have included some of the best miniature photographs take by a popular miniature photography artist, Terada Moke. Terada Moke is a japanese photographer who loves to take photos of tiny objects and make them look bigger on the photo without any external editing tools. You can visit Terada Moke’s portfolio or check his best work below.
Bus Station

Bus Station

Piano Class

Piano Class

Evening Park

Evening Park

Restaurant

Restaurant

Cyclist

Cyclist

Ice Cream Stall

Ice Cream Stall

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

Miniature Tree and Man

Miniature Tree and Man

Busy Moving

Busy Moving

Portfolio Link

4 Comments

  1. Wow.. Io sono una ragazzina che vorrebbe (Davvero molto!) diventare una fotografa.. Vorrei sapere il vero trucco per diventarlo.

  2. As a full time photography artist I still find others who find subjects that fascinate me.

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