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Don’t Believe Your Photography Teacher

Don’t believe what I, or any of your other teachers, tell you.

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Drawing Inspiration-Duane Michals

Drawing Inspiration is a series of posts dedicated to photographers who have inspired me. If possible, I’ve included a quote and a link to their work.

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A Lesson From A Dog In Developing Your Photographic Style

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Feeling And Certainty

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There Are Always At Least Two People In A Photograph

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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”.

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Make The Photograph Anyway

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Are You Ready For The Darkroom?

I was asked  about why I don’t offer darkroom skills, and/or photo editing software, instruction as a part of my workshops. If the topic of photo-editing software or darkroom work comes up, we’ll discuss it, but it is not a

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Customer Comments Regarding Prints Purchased And Received

Thank you for purchasing reproductions of my photographs for personal display use. In order to keep a handle on the experience of purchasing prints and the quality of the prints I’d appreciate your comments on the following: Was the process

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Are You Ready For The Darkroom?

My personal experience in learning photography has led me to believe that, before you venture into the darkroom, it makes more sense to learn the basics of photography first so you could produce properly exposed negatives. Without properly exposed negatives you’ve got nothing, to work with in the darkroom.

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