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Some photographers have a tendency to look down on peers who have not been "classically" trained in the art of photography. I tend to be of the mindset that a photographer doesn't need a long pedigree of fine art school diplomas in order to be … [Read more]
The biggest mistake I made when I first started out taking photos professionally was simply quitting too early and not taking enough photos. I would think to myself, "I've got the shot I want" and I would put my camera down, only to find myself … [Read more]
Today is a great day to ask for input on what you would like to see and read more about on this blog. Some people have mentioned more information regarding equipment, lighting, camera gear, travel photography..etc. I'm here to serve, so give me your … [Read more]
I’ve been called paranoid more than once. Who said that about me? Who!? See what I mean? And when it comes to my photo data, not only am I a geek about back-ups, I’m a crazed lunatic about making sure I have a backup of my backups. However, stealing … [Read more]
Time to say goodbye to Montana. I’m packing up and getting ready to head back to Chicago. I won’t be able to write much from the road for the next few days but I’ll be back on Monday. Remember, spring is a great time to hone your photography … [Read more]
I want to thank everyone for your responses to yesterday’s blog. It was incredibly insightful and a lot of fun. What I love about yesterday’s exercise is it proves the point of the old adage “art is in the eye of the beholder.” We took the same … [Read more]