Tag: process

Being A Photographer – Goals and Immediate Effort (Process) In Our Photography

Being A Photographer – Goals and Immediate Effort (Process) In Our Photography There’s what we intend to do (goal) and the effort needed to realize the goal (process). When we fixate on the goal we don’t pay attention to process.

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A Cook Doesn’t Use A Chainsaw To Slice A Carrot.

We can get the best camera that our money can buy. We can get the best camera that supports the type of work that we do. I’d suggest that the latter “best camera” is the “best camera”. But how do

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The Process And The Product.

The product is our photograph. Our process as a photographer results in our product. Our process is of utmost importance because the photograph the we produce is the outcome of our process. Study And Practice Photography With Sam Please follow

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Do It Again.

That’s what practice is. During a class if someone makes a mistake I’ll ask them to do it again. Not the mistake of course, but what they were doing that led to the mistake. It’s great when we get things

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A Quote By Michelangelo Buonarroti Regarding His Work As A Sculptor

“The sculpture is already complete within the marble block, before I start my work. It is already there, I just have to chisel away the superfluous material.” ― Michelangelo Buonarroti Can we apply his thought on his process as a

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Fast Food Or A Well Prepared Meal

While fast food may fill the void in our belly quickly, a well prepared meal on the other hand, especially one prepared by a thoughtful cook who is engaged in the detailed process of preparing the meal, will take more

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The Speed Of Light

I ain’t no Einstein. In terms of my smarts, I’m probably closer to Frankenstein. While physicists discuss the speed of light, as a photographer I’m more comfortable discussing the speed of reflective light sources. Reflective light sources such as cars

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There’s something in your camera called a meter. This meter has different metering patterns and measures light intensity. Some of are aware of the meter and use it while in the process of making a photograph in manual exposure mode.

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VIDEOS – Tonality

Tonality Observing the tonality of our picture is an important process of composition. We can describe the tonality of our photograph as being too dark, too bright or just right. If our picture is too bright or dark the other

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VIDEOS – Framing And Content

Framing And Content Framing and content is is a part of our process when composing  a photograph. We can frame with a viewfinder or we can frame with an LCD screen  on our phone or with the LCD screen on

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