Magical still life
and things with stories
Secrets of
Magiсal Photography
Hi, I'm Dina Belenko, a conceptual still life photographer, coffee cup magician and master of story driven images.

I can take magical photos for your projects, tame liquid fire, freeze splashes in motion or make a maze out of chocolate.

Or I can teach you how to do all those things!
Hi! I'm Dina, conceptual still life photographer, coffee cup illusionist and cookie magician! ^_^
I work as a prominent educator with thousands of students all over the world, write tutorials for platforms like Affinity Spotlight and 500px and help novice photographers to find their own style and discover new magical tricks in still life.

Want to learn how to tame liquid fire, freeze splashes in motion or make a maze out of chocolate? I can teach you how to do all those things! With surprisingly little editing!

Here you can find all the secrets of creating magical still life photographs.
Welcome to my world!
Dina Belenko
Photographer and magician
New stuff!!!
Print on demand books!
E-books and videos
Books with secrets to the craft of unique still life photography!
Still Life Cookbook
E-book with 31 projects to try
This book is essentiallyeverything I know
about still life photography.
It contains 31 photo tutorials exploring different techniques of creating
an impactful still life image.

You don't need
any fancy equipment!

Join me in this adventure of exploring the easiest (and most fun!) ways to create a unique and exciting photo!
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Still Life Bundle
12 video tutorials
A collection of short video tutorials,
covering a variety of ways to create
a unique still life! Learn how to spellbound your viewers to your work with these tricks!

From Safe explosions and
Secret of Liquid Flame to
Creative Flower Photography
and Creatures from Ink and Milk!

Learn more
The Ultimate Guide
to Splashes
E-book with secrets of frozen motion
Learn how to freeze the motion of flying coffee cups, spilled milk or splashes of tea!
This book contains the technical theory behind creating realistic and exciting splashes as well as practical workshops
where I show you step-by-step
how each photo was created.

No technobabble
or unnecessary digressions.
Just necessary theory and step-by-step practice!
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Learn how to make coffee cups dance
Magic of Balance
This straight-to-the-point tutorial is here to transform your photography skills
Learn more here or enroll right now!
Magic of Balance
Video tutorial on creating scenes
with balancing constructions,
levitation and flying objects
Position yourself as a sought-after professional by mastering the art of balancing constructions.

Learn to create eye-catching images that clients can't resist, opening doors to high-paying commercial projects and boosting your photography business.
Useful articles
Creative techniques and tricks
in still life and product photography
If you have any quiestions don't hesitate so send me an email at

Stay inspired and best of luck!

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