What is Portrait Photography?

What is Portrait Photography?

Portrait photography is one of the most popular genres of photography, but it has many meanings that seem to vary from one person to another. Traditional portraits are great, but you can capture some stunning results using creative ideas. So what is portrait photography, or as it’s also called portraiture? Let’s take a deeper look….

Why Every Photo Should Evoke an Emotion

Why Every Photo Should Evoke an Emotion

People love stories. We don’t want just the facts, though. We want stories to make us feel something. Excitement. Danger. Romance. Maybe just a bit of humor, too. Your photos are visual stories, and every photo should evoke an emotion. The Power of Emotions in Storytelling Stories aren’t just for entertainment. We also use them…

Does Photography Make You Anxious or Excited?

Does Photography Make You Anxious or Excited?

Why does photography make you anxious or excited? You’ve probably felt it before, and perhaps been confused by the way your body reacts when you’re taking photos. Sometimes photography makes you feel very peaceful, yet other times feel stressful. What’s the difference and why does it happen? Why Does Photography Cause Anxiety? Photography is like…

Knowing When to Ignore Color Will Make Your Photos Stronger

Knowing When to Ignore Color Will Make Your Photos Stronger

Knowing When to Ignore Color Creates Stronger Photos Should your photos be in Color or Black & White? Knowing when to ignore color can help you create stronger photos by embracing the mood or emotion needed to tell your story. Sometimes color is a distraction. Eliminating color can simplify your photos to reveal an entirely…