Luxury Traveling to the Reverie Saigon

Luxury Traveling to the Reverie Saigon

Ho Chi Minh also known as Saigon is a new focus for luxury traveling Ho Chi Minh city is the largest city in Vietnam.   It is commonly referred to as Saigon and is very much known for the pivotal role it played in the Vietnam War.  Although not the capital of Vietnam, it is […]

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The Beverly Hills Hotel – Luxury Hotels

The Beverly Hills Hotel – Luxury Hotels

Luxury Hotels – The Beverly Hills Hotel In the world of luxury hotels, there are some destinations that have an added allure for offering the ultimate in luxury, opulence, and decadence.  This world is beyond the reach of the majority of people, but it allows the rest of us to dream. Beverly Hills is one […]

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Night photography tips

Night photography tips

Night photography tips Gaining sharp, crystal clear photographs at night time doesn’t have to be hard and you don’t have to be a professional photographer or have the most expensive camera to do it. Photographs taken at dusk or night time can be beautiful and have all of the clarity and depth of a daytime […]

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Basic Photographer Tips

Basic Photographer Tips

Basic Photographer Tips for everyone It doesn’t matter which make or model your camera is, just that you know how to use it properly and achieve the best photographs possible. You can take exceptional pictures with any camera, whether it is a state of the art, top of the range DSLR or the latest iPhone […]

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Amangiri luxury resort Utah

Amangiri luxury resort Utah

One of a kind luxury resort in Utah Antonio Cuellar is a world-renowned luxury resort & hotel photographer and he is also a Judge for Luxury Travel Guide. In his capacity as one of the judges for the Luxury Travel Guide Antonio is often asked to recommend the best luxury hotels in the world and it […]

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Professional Aerial photography tips.

Professional Aerial photography tips.

Aerial photography tips for everyone With my experience in aerial photography, I thought it would be timely to write a tutorial to provide some assistance for those who are interested.   I really need to clarify though that this is not an area of expertise for me. Rather it is an area that I have had […]

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Hospitality Industry Trends

Hospitality Industry Trends

Hospitality Industry Trends and the rise of the Luxury Boutique Hotel Antonio Cuellar has been photographing the world’s most luxurious hotels for well over a decade and he is well aware of hospitality industry trends.  A current trend which continues to grow momentum each year and one that is of great interest to Antonio are […]

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Fairytale wedding castle rental in North Yorkshire, UK

Fairytale wedding castle rental in North Yorkshire, UK

In 2014, Luxury Resort Photographer Antonio Cuellar had the pleasure of photographing the magnificent 17th century Broughton Hall in the Yorkshire Dales area of the UK. Located along a picturesque private driveway is this incredible castle rental, a historic house which oozes quintessential English tradition everywhere you turn welcoming visitors to this glorious part of […]

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Giraffe Manor Kenya

Giraffe Manor Kenya

Giraffe Manor Kenya When the movie Out of Africa opens and you hear Meryl Streep’s voice begin, “I had a farm in Africa, at the foot of the Ngong Hills” everyone imagines a house of some grandeur and with definite African charm.  The type of house that is imagined is exactly the sort of property […]

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luxury resort hotel in Cabo Grand Solmar

luxury resort hotel in Cabo Grand Solmar

Cabo’s best luxury resort hotel. Cabo San Lucas is a luxury resort hotel city on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja Californian Peninsula.   This extraordinarily stunning part of the world is known for its white sandy beaches, a huge array of water-based activities, its nightlife and for its array of luxury accommodation. It is also […]

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Photographers travel advice

Photographers travel advice

Photographers travel advice for domestic and international travelers One of the things I am contacted frequently about is photographers travel advice. I was recently featured on Shotkit.com which I felt quite humbled by as it is a website that is all about the camera gear used by the world’s best photographers. In this feature, it […]

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luxury Hotel Dubai

luxury Hotel Dubai

Armani Luxury Hotel Dubai The Armani Luxury Hotel Dubai is located in the heart of this famous modern city. Dubai brings to mind a million different images. It is the most populated city in the United Arab Emirates so one always imagines a vital, bustling and thriving metropolis. It is also a city known for […]

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Basic but cool food photography tips

Basic but cool food photography tips

Simple food photography tips We eat together has done a great job with their blog and a great job of putting together this video. I like this tutorial because it is focused on composition while keeping the lighting nice and simple. I have noticed there are a million food bloggers. The quality of the images vary […]

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4 child photography tips for every mother

4 child photography tips for every mother

Child photography tips I ran into a couple of videos by a Russian photographer Elena Shumilova. I was immediately captivated by her artistry and felt I should share her work with my followers. Elena’s work and passion revolves around her two boys, dogs, cats, ducks and every possible animal they ran into. I thought her […]

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Commercial photographer survival guide

Commercial photographer survival guide

I am glad a reputable artist representative such as Maren Levinson from Redeye reps agrees with me in the state of the photo business. Every commercial photographer or aspiring commercial photographer should listen to her advice.   I am glad a reputable artist representative such as Maren Levinson from Redeye reps agrees with me in the state […]

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Perfect photography composition

Perfect photography composition

Perfect photography composition This week’s Perfect photography composition tips are brought to you courtesy of weekly Imogen. I believe they do a good job of explaining these 6 tips. The first tip for a perfect photography composition when shooting portraits are to make sure the eyes are in the top third of the picture. This draws […]

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The Highlands – African luxury resort.

The Highlands – African luxury resort.

The African luxury resort of The Highlands, Asilia Africa, was a recent nomination by Hospitality photographer Antonio Cuellar for the Luxury Travel Guide Awards. Within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Northern Tanzania, you will find this incredibly unique accommodation offering. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is home to the vast, volcanic Ngorongoro Crater and the ‘big […]

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White Balance definition and its Importance

White Balance definition and its Importance

White Balance definition and its Importance in Photography The white balance definition is often misinterpreted or overlooked by many who understand its meaning. Many amateur level photographers will typically look past the white balance, paying the most attention to the big players like aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. Yet a simple understand of white balance […]

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Using ND Filters

Using ND Filters

Using ND Filters An ND filter (neutral density filter) would best be described in layman’s terms as putting “sunglasses” on your lens. It’s a darkly shaded lens filter that can be used in a multitude of ways in photography. Using ND filters can significantly reduce the amount of light passing through the lens of the camera […]

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Light Trail Photography Principles

Light Trail Photography Principles

What is light trail photography Light trails have always interested me long before I picked up my first DSLR and started photography. The thought that you could create such perfect lines of light with little more than a camera with a long exposure baffled me, I would scroll through my Instagram in awe of how […]

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Photography composition, three easy ideas to improve them now!

Photography composition, three easy ideas to improve them now!

Photography composition, What is it?? Photography composition, it’s the all important component that includes the placement and arrangement of visual elements in a photograph. It’s everything that you see in the frame all pulled together into one, putting it all together. A photography composition is all the little things that add up to that one […]

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Covering the Basics of astro photography

Covering the Basics of astro photography

Most of us have more than likely seen those Astro photography photographs with bright stars and a sharpened Milky Way that make you take a second look with wide eyes and say something along the lines of; “wow, how the heck did they do that?!” Though quick to believe that some of those shots could […]

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The Beekman, New York Luxury Hotel.

The Beekman, New York Luxury Hotel.

The Beekman, a Thompson Hotel, is perhaps the finest New York Luxury Hotel. It is one of Antonio Cuellar’s nominations for the 2017 Luxury and Travel Guide Awards. In his role as Luxury Hotel and Resort Photographer Antonio has photographed some of the most luxurious hotels in the world. The Beekman opened in 2016 and […]

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hiring photographers? 8 tips for hoteliers.

hiring photographers? 8 tips for hoteliers.

As a Luxury Hotel & Resort photographer, I have been photographing hotels for over a decade and have had the pleasure of traveling the world in doing so. As a result, I have a wealth of experience to offer industry specialists when they are looking at hiring photographers. I am a Luxury Hotel & Resort […]

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Photography production

Photography production

Photography production of Wonderland Book The Wonderland Series is a project that highlights the importance of photography production when creating exquisite images.   The Wonderland Series was undertaken by photographer and artist Kirsty Mitchell.   The project was a very personal undertaking, in that it was dedicated to the memory of her beloved mother Maureen. […]

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Riad Kniza, Marrakech – an African Luxury Hotel

Riad Kniza, Marrakech – an African Luxury Hotel

The African luxury hotel of Riad Kniza Marrakech was Antonio Cuellar’s African nomination for last year’s Luxury Travel Guide Awards.  It is in the heart of the old Medina of Marrakech which is a UNESCO World Heritage Centre. It was founded in 1070-1072 by the Almoravids.  It is a major city of the Kingdom of […]

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About Antonio

Antonio Cuellar is a Luxury resort photographer who specializes in capturing the Architecture and lifestyle of the world’s most luxurious hotels and resorts.

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