Photography Field Tips #1

One of the earliest lessons I learned in photography was to cultivate good field habits.  That is to establish habits and routines that not only help you stay organized, but keep you from going crazy if you have a lot of gear.  Accessories are the kiss of death sometimes and unless you have a way... Continue Reading →

Advertisements

Black and White Photography 201

The next step along the monochrome brick road is manipulating images once you've converted them and done the basics like cropping, white balance and sharpening.  Sometimes the color palette we're presented with isn't as dynamic in monochrome as we want it to be.  I mean that the gray values of the colors aren't separated, they're... Continue Reading →

Black and White Photography 101

The other day someone asked what made a good black and white photograph.  He went on to say that he only uses black and white processing when he’s trying to achieve an old photo look, but noticed when someone converted one of his color images to black and white it looked better because the distracting... Continue Reading →

Goals for 2011

For 2010 I had a few specific goals in mind for my photography.  Here they are - 1. Be more methodical and deliberate; be a more thoughtful photographer 2. Organize digital files better 3. Purge digital files 1 - partial win.  I did envision specific photographs ahead of time and go into the field to... Continue Reading →

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑