I am a practising lawyer. I am also a landscape and nature photographer. I do portraits as well. I am contacting you with the hope that you will like my portraits.
Our readers would love to get to know you more José. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you, your brand or the services you offer?
I specialize in dramatic portraits. Light and attitude make a great photo.
José, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Photographer?
Photography is my passion. To spread my work is mi aspiration.
Who is your inspiration in life José? How do you stay inspired as Photographer?
For landscape, is Michael Kenna. For portraits is Yousuf Karsh. I live inspired all the time. New ideas and projects come to my mind all the time.
We all make mistakes José; we wish we could take back. What was the mistake you made in the past that you wish you can take back?
Paying too much attention to technical aspects of creativity
José, How do you describe yourself regarding working with clients?
I do not have clients. I am an amateur. I do it for fun and pleasure. With my models I am very strict and a perfectionist.
Please tell us José, how do you prioritise work, social life, friends, and family?
Family and friends come first always.
José, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
Models sometimes are insecure. You have to convince them of their beauty.
José, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Photographer.
To be a photographer is an accomplishment in and of itself.
José, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
Creativity is a result of hard work. I just work harder than others.
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Photographer?*
Work hard, practice and study.
José Balta @jbalta