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Drawing Inspiration – Elliott Erwitt – 0520-2018

Drawing Inspiration – Elliott Erwitt Drawing Inspiration is a series of posts dedicated to photographers who have inspired me. “Quality doesn’t mean deep blacks and whatever tonal range. That’s not quality, that’s a kind of quality. The pictures of Robert Frank

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Question: What/which is the best Nikon (middle range price) professional photographic camera and which lenses, flash, and tripod are good for professional use?

There is no inherently “best”. There is only best in terms of what works for you. What you are asking is for someone who knows nothing about you, or the type of work that you do, to take on responsibility

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Drawing Inspiration – Amy Arbus – 0429-2018

Drawing Inspiration – Amy Arbus 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. Please follow and like us:

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Question: Does a show of photographs taken by a blind artist have the same artistic value or merit as a sighted photographer? If so, then can we say a photograph is not the mere vision of the photographer but the pressing of a button and “luck”?

Artistic value? Merit? Let’s toss the judgements and assumptions aside. To answer your first question simply, yes. To answer your second question simply, no. As a photographer, I primarily use my eyes in the creation of the photograph, but all

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Question: Which one is a better buy between the Fuji XT20 and the Canon T7i/800D?

As the photographer that’s gonna be usin’ the camera, you’ve gotta figure that out for yourself. Which one is the better buy for YOU? Why ask others who know nothing about how much cash ya got or what kinda work

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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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Experiencing, Intent and Photography

As photographers we are experiencing what we photograph while we are creating a photograph. We experience what we photograph with all of our senses and usually we experience thoughts and feelings about what we are experiencing. Depending on the intent

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Arts And Crafts, Science, Photography

Photography combines part science, part craft and part art. You don’t need to know the science. You definitely need to learn craft. Once you learn and apply craft, you can make a photograph that someone may view as art. Study

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Artist Or Crafts-person?

Art is vague because art is subjective and is in the eye of the beholder. I think to identify oneself as an artist is equally vague. Art involves subjective judgement. Craft is distinct and identifiable. You can, with clarity and certainty, identify yourself as a crafts-person. Craft involves skillful application of

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The Pop-Up Flash On Your Camera

Take a look at the top of your camera. You’ll probably find a flash that you can conveniently pop-up with the press of a button. If you’ve never popped up the flash on your camera, the button is probably located

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