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? […]
Knowing how to use photographs to tell your stories can provide you with a number of benefits. In this episode of The Photo Flunky Show, we’ll talk about why you want to tell stories with your photographs and cover a number of ways to do it. Why Use Photographs to Tell Your Stories This is […]
We have 5 tips that will make your photos more interesting. Sounds magical, doesn’t it? Far from it. These are tips that everyone can use to plan and create interesting photos. Make Your Photos More Interesting to Everyone in 5 Easy Steps In a perfect world, all of our photos would be interesting to everyone. […]
Successful photographers know that their work has little to do with the technical aspects of documenting a scene. Anyone can push a button and snap a photo as a technician. The value of a photographer comes with the knowledge and traits they use beyond the technical minutia to create an emotional connection that connects with […]
As subjects go, photographing hands are often overlooked as subjects. That’s a shame, because a person’s hands and the gestures they create can tell us so much about them. You can create some of your most compelling images by telling a story. Hands are a great tool to understand a story.
The Internet is full of articles telling you how to take better travel photos. Most of them offer solid advice, although a bit benign. Stud your location, look for the light, etc. Nothing wrong there, but not particularly helpful to stand out. As it turns out, there is something you can do to take better […]