How To Become a Creative Photographer

You ‘should’ be doing _____ Photographers are creatives at heart and usually find their own style of photography and their own workflow. But too many of us want do it the easy way and find those shortcuts to the instant online credibility that we crave. When watching YouTube tutorials or other methods shared online by […]

What’s Next?

I’ve been exceptionally busy this past summer communicating with photographers, connecting with clients, working those portrait sessions and preparing for an art gallery showing at my favorite art bar. At times I was far behind in delivering promised images. This was all self-inflicted and have no one else to blame but myself. But I feel […]

Look vs Feel

My photography aesthetic lately as mentioned previously has been monochrome. Dark, gritty, mysterious. And this is what I want to capture. Anyone can shoot what a scene looks like. But me? I want to capture what it *feels* like. I want these feelings to provoke a response. Provocative photography. See more:Website | VSCO | EyeEm […]

Mobile Photography

A mobile phone can be one of your most important pieces of gear in your photography kit for multiple reasons. Not only can you produce amazing images with the advanced camera quality and intelligent software, you can work on your post-processing and also publish to your desired platform. Hopefully not just social media but your […]

Do You Really Need A Website?

Before Facebook and Instagram, photographers established their brands and showcased their work through their personal website and blog. Everything they wanted to share to their clients and potential clients was there. Portfolio? On the website. Their thoughts and future plans? Website/blog. I wrote more about this on my personal website, click the link below to […]

How To Photograph Naked People Without Being A Jerk

Muse: Crystal Boudoir photography is a divisive subject. Some view it as art and others see it as a chance for some photographers to get cheap thrills. Since I’ve focused on this genre of photography I open myself to everyone. I capture not only women, but men. Male models want and need the same courtesy, […]

How Much Is Beauty Worth?

Almost nothing as it turns out. Here’s what I mean: it takes little effort to acquire beauty thereby the value of it decreases. You can push a button to make music from digital instruments. The internet gives us access to useful and useless information. Some of us pay hundreds of dollars for photo software when […]