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Never Stop Experimenting

June 07, 2017 - It is so easy to stick with the thing that we know works. In fact, that’s why photographers have all of these rules, lik...
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Perfecting Portraiture #2: Skin

April 26, 2017 - In the last post, I covered some of the tips and tricks that you can use to make the eyes pop in a portrait. While the e...
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Perfecting Portraiture #1: Eyes

April 19, 2017 - If you are looking for a great way to breathe life into your artwork, portraiture might be the way to go. For those of y...
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Insights in the Way Painters Began Using Light

April 05, 2017 - There is a lot we can learn from history, particularly painters and other artists throughout the ages. One topic that I...
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The Many Meanings of Perspective

January 04, 2017 - As photographers, our work revolves around perspective. Day in and day out, we use this tool to improve our images. But,...
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Exploring Photojournalism

September 14, 2016 - The Merriam-Webster Dictionary describes photojournalism as “journalism in which written copy is subordinate to pictoria...
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Light Sources and How to Work with Them

September 07, 2016 - Last time, I talked about how to work with color casts, and the effects that they’ll have on your photos. One way to add...
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Learning How to Learn

August 16, 2016 - I’ve said many, many times that photography is a never-ending learning experience. Even the best of us will still find m...
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You Get What You Pay For

August 10, 2016 - As the old saying goes, “You get what you pay for.” I find that nowhere is this more true than in photography. It’s not...
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Self-Examination as a Photographer

August 03, 2016 - We all know how things like folktales, legends, or even rumors work. The story gets passed around via word of mouth, and...
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A Guide to Real Estate Photography

February 17, 2016 - Real estate photography is one of those things that every photographer will do at some point. If you know of a real esta...
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Sometimes, the Correct Methods and Techniques Are Wrong

January 13, 2016 - In the beginning, photography seems like it’s all about following the rules. The rules of composition, correct exposure,...
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8 Tips for Taking Great Wildlife Images at the Zoo

May 27, 2015 - If you ask photographers, most would say that they’d love to go on safari or take a trip to an exotic land just for the...
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Gear Isn't Everything: Creating Art with the Camera You Have, Not the Camera You Want

December 24, 2014 - Creating Art with the Camera You Have, Not the Camera You Want Photographers often feel as if they’re caught in somethi...
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6 Tips for Better Portraits

September 10, 2014 - Capturing a perfect portrait of an individual or group can be a challenge. You want the image to be interesting, have gr...
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