Composition

Know Your Rights As A Photographer


Did You See That?


A Lesson From A Dog In Developing Your Photographic Style


Photographing What You See And Photographing How You See


Taking Responsibility For Our Photography


Photographing At Night


Feeling And Certainty


Lenses and Digital Camera Sensors

When it comes to digital camera sensors and the lens you put on your camera there are different scenarios that are possible and those different scenarios have different visual outcomes.

As a photographer you can use these outcomes as part of your composition.


There Are Always At Least Two People In A Photograph


Disappointment


Taking Versus Making


The Relationship Between Metering And Exposure

If your picture is too light, you’ve overexposed it. Overexposure means…


Reminds Me Of Digital Camera Technology

Reminds Me Of Digital Camera Technology


Practice


Finding Inspiration In The Ordinary

Not feeling inspired by the ordinary? We tend to overlook the ordinary in search for  something extraordinary. If you take a moment and look closer at the ordinary you will see something extraordinary. When you see something extraordinary in the ordinary, photograph it. Use whatever camera that you have with you RIGHT NOW.  It doesn’t matter if you use the […]


A Good Photograph Involves A Good Thought Process


Looking For Your Photographic “Style” ?


Am I A Stupid Or A Lazy Photographer?


Your Photography, It’s All About You.


Focusing Something In Your Photograph And Focusing Your Attention

During the Introduction Photography class we talk about three things that we often do as photographers with our cameras to create a photograph. Metering: Using a light meter in our camera to measure the brightness of light. Making An Exposure: Controlling the amount of light that we allow to fall onto light sensitive material. Focusing: […]


Photographic Composition – Thinking about creativity? Maybe that’s not such a good idea.

I have made what I think are truly unique pictures and I’ve made pictures that are mundane and common.

When I examine the experience of making photographs that I consider unique,the best way I can describe that experience is in the following manner:

When I examine the experience of making photographs that I consider unique,the best way I can describe that experience is in the following manner: I seem to lose track of time, my mind is calm/there is no distracting self-questioning of my decisions and I seem to have a heightened/precise awareness. Some refer to this state as working in a “flow” or with “no-mind”.


The Exposure Mode Dial On Your Camera


When You Make A Picture


It’s Impossible