Book Report: Photographs Not Taken

We all have a story about the photograph that got away. A photo that would have been incredible if only…

Photographs Not Taken is a collection of short essays written by photographers about the photos they didn’t make. It’s a rare book about photography that doesn’t contain a single photo!

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Behind The Shoot: Carnival Games

Sometimes you’ll find yourself with a tricky photo problem. It’s not that you don’t have anything to photograph, but instead that you have TOO MUCH to photograph! In situations like that it can be tough to know just how to approach things in a way that tells a great story, without getting overwhelmed.

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5 Lessons Comic Books Can Teach You About Photography

A scene from The Watchmen, by Allan Moore and Dave Gibbons

Comic books are an incredibly powerful mix of illustration, storytelling, and fantasy. If you’ve ever tried just thumbing through one you’ll know how difficult they can be to put down. But there’s no need to feel guilty about it! You can learn a TON about photography by reading comic books.

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The Perfect Family Printer: Epson Artisan 730 Review

All-in-one printers have come a long way in recent years. They’re packed with practical features, small in size, deliver high quality results, and most importantly, are super affordable!

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How Perceptual Learning Can Improve Your Photo Editing

Learning to edit your photos is a very visual process! In order to produce better quality editing you need to be able to look at a variety of different photographic characteristics (like exposure, white balance, and contrast) and distinguish teeny tiny differences. At first it might seem impossible to figure out what looks good, and determine when you’ve done enough processing.

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Should You Convert Your Photos To DNG?

 

The world of digital photography changes FAST. It’s a fun and exciting time, with new gadgets coming out all the time. But as a digital shooter you need to think ahead to the future, and figure out how you can protect your images from the changing times!

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The Secret Way To Learn Photography Better

Learning photography is a challenging process. Some shooters head to organized schools, while others spend countless hours scouring the internet and devouring books to teach themselves the skill. But there’s one technique that can help you learn photography, and it’s hardly ever talked about at all.

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