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November 30, 2013 - If one has a reasonably good overview of fishing as a hobby, it is interesting how well this activity maps over onto pho...Read the Full Post »
November 29, 2013 - Does Equipment Count? Well certainly it does – to some degree. The right equipment will make the path to the final goal...Read the Full Post »
November 28, 2013 - Here are four snippets from http://street-photography-manifesto.tumblr.com/ that put some conceptual fences around stree...Read the Full Post »
November 27, 2013 - How to we do that all thinking and composing in an instant? You don't, exactly. Like a fly fisherman, you learn to rec...Read the Full Post »
September 23, 2013 - I was incited to write this post because of a question posted on an Internet forum and the several answers that followed...Read the Full Post »
June 28, 2013 - I love photography and see it, not only as a way that I can be creative, but as a way to isolate and capture 'truths' ab...Read the Full Post »
April 11, 2013 - I originally thought of titling this post 'why short courses and workshops are terrible, tutorials and books slightly be...Read the Full Post »
April 07, 2013 - Somewhere someone said that the photographer's attitude is the key to getting good street photos, as opposed to the size...Read the Full Post »
January 03, 2013 - The typical way to get into editing is mechanical. People learn some photo-editing techniques or tricks and then they wa...Read the Full Post »
December 26, 2012 - This a short post I wrote for a popular photo site where there is a high percentage of relatively new photographers. It...Read the Full Post »
November 22, 2012 - This is the first of a series of posts that deal with how viewers of any level of photographic sophistication actually p...Read the Full Post »
November 21, 2012 - Semiotics Content is king. Whatever else people 'get' from an image, how they relate to the subject either intellectual...Read the Full Post »
November 20, 2012 - As far as I am concerned, the photographer must see through to the final image from the very start of the process, even...Read the Full Post »
September 05, 2012 - Westerners can't really understand the dramatic difference between travel in the West and in the third world countries o...Read the Full Post »
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