Sometimes the shit photographers say is amusing. That’s because they’re usually some hidden meaning behind a number of these common phrases. It never hurts to know some of the common phrases in photography and the sentiments behind them. We intend for this post to be a bit humorous, but with just a pinch of truth. […]
Why Create Silhouette Portraits? One of the questions I get asked many times is “Where do I put my light in relation to my subject?” It’s a fine question and there are a lot of valid answers, each different from the other. However, there is one answer that’s better than all of the rest. It […]
For a few years now, I started talking more about storytelling in photography than about gear or techniques. I truly believe that the best way to improve your photography is to improve the way you create your photos. Now it’s time to spell out just what that means. Why is Storytelling Important to Your Photography? […]
It’s easy to get frustrated by some common photography mistakes. Beginners tend to make these mistakes quite often, but they can still strike experienced photographers who get caught up in the moment. In this episode, we discuss the Top 10 common photography mistakes by beginners. We have three things that we hope you’ll take away […]
Why are the Nikon mirrorless cameras driving the Internet insane? After reading articles and watching YouTube videos of people decrying the absolute failure of Nikon with the new Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras, I decided I should add my voice. Literally. I have a podcast, so you can listen to my voice (and please subscribe!).
Color is an inherent part of our world. Knowing how to use color in your photography should seem natural, but it isn’t. I made some garish color mistakes more times than I care to admit. Fortunately, learning how to find harmony with color isn’t that hard if you understand some basic concepts