Vision, as it pertains specifically to the creative process, is an incredibly abstract concept; there are dozens of different ways to define it and exponentially more ways to apply it. But what we all know for sure is that vision is one of the most — if not the most — important of all the […]
Another terrific week has just passed us by, with a lot of activity in the world of photography. This weeks lists of links features tutorials, a review, a handful of special features and the usual list of links to terrific photography. There is a wide range of topics covered in this weeks list, and we […]
The mindful photographer should be concerned not only with acquiring skills but, more importantly, mastering those skills. Skill mastery is better perceived as a journey rather than a final destination, something that takes places over the course of a lifetime. With technological innovations persistently growing, a photographer’s skills should be expanding in due accordance. But […]
Movies, just like photography, vary greatly in visual style depending upon the artist behind it. Movies and photography are different fields. They vary quite a bit, since movies are motion-pictures, after all. This doesn’t mean that the visual concepts are much different, however. When movie directors draft a concept and visualize a scene, they do that in a […]
The majority of photographers don’t like watermarking their images. Why mar the perfect balance of your picture with a distracting logo, right? Watermarks should be regarded as a necessary evil, however, and photographers and internet users alike have learned to accept it as an inevitability. In this digital age, stealing someone’s image is as simple as “right click, save as.” It […]
2015.01-D7000-Dexter-MO.-Chair.jpg by Monty Craig on Light Stalking ISO 800 42mm f/11 1/100sec
Nice to be here. One of my toys was my father’s 8×10 glass plate camera. That is where it started. A special image I treasure is the millennium Life cover. My daughter had something to do with its being there. Need to learn my way around Light Stalking. My best to you All.