You know those photos that just have a magic quality to them? There is just something about them that makes you feel happy?Well, often that magical feel is because of the light. All you need to do is find the right stuff!I think most photographers will agree that there is one type of light that rules above all others…It’s soft, warm, dimensional, and just flat-out magical.It … [Read more...] about How To Make Your Photos Magical
When talking to new or even professional photographers, the one problem I hear come up again and again is that we don’t have enough time to photograph.If you’re a photography hobbyist, you probably have a hard time finding time to take photos when you’re trying to schedule around things like your full-time job or being a stay at home mom.If you’re starting to take photography … [Read more...] about Finding Time To Photograph
For many, many years I’ve seen something going on in the photography industry that isn’t just mean, it’s plain wrong. Does this sound familiar? “Just because you own a camera doesn’t make you a photographer!" “These newbies buy a camera, start taking lots of photos, and think they’re photographers. They’re not!" “Everyone and their dog thinks they’re a photographer … [Read more...] about Let’s Stop Telling People They Aren’t Photographers, Mmmkay?
He was a climber. An adventurer. An advocate. An armchair scientist. A writer. An educator. A photographer. Galen Rowell's unique combination of skills took him around the world, on assignment for organizations like National Geographic, Life, the World Wildlife Fund, and the National Sciences Foundation, to name a few. His impassioned photographs of the natural world graced … [Read more...] about 7 Things Galen Rowell Can Teach You About Photography
“You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.” - Friedrich Nietzsche Tell me if this sounds familiar: You’re faced with a tough decision to make – like which new camera to buy or which album company to use. The choice isn’t easy, and you know it’s going to have an impact on your photographic future. So you … [Read more...] about Stop Looking For The Right Way