It’s easy to forget the little things. Here are 20 tips that every photographer needs to be reminded of. These quick little tips, from essential composition techniques to finding inspiration, will make sure you stay focused and help you improve your craft.
The Same Mistake Twice
The great documentary photographer Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) said “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” It can also teach you a thing or two about how to use your mistakes as stepping stones to better photography.
How Photography Saved My Sanity
I peeked out the window and saw some beautiful birds flying around. I was fascinated by them. Maybe it’s my own naiveté, but I had never realized how active they were in a snowstorm. Those birds, unaware of course, saved my sanity that day.
Photoshop: A Journey, Not a Destination
Out of the Box
Ideas for reducing certain risks when venturing into the full-time business of creating.
Top 10 Most Dedicated Photographers: How Far Would You Go to Get the Shot?
Sometimes you have to go the extra mile to get the shot that no one else is getting. But just how far is too far? See how these 10 photographers really pushed the limits to capture unbelievable, often nail-biting photos that became viral hits.
Going The Opposite Direction
Learn to stray off the path a little, lose the fear of taking risks. It may be a scary step, but when you do take that first step, it could change your life.
The Incredible Photos from Nat Geo’s Travel Photographer of The Year 2017
Take a look at the stunning photos from this year’s National Geographic Travel Photographer of The Year 2017 awards.
The Stuff of Simplicity
Pop a lens on a camera body – don’t think too hard about the combination – put it in a lightweight bag and go for an adventure. Let’s see familiar and new places with wonder.
Learning To Teach
The fresh new batch of college photography students are now staring blankly at me. All those faces looking to me for hope in creating a photography career.
Strength Lies in the Team
After mulling over how to make money as a photographer, I dug deep into my experience to see how I could use some of the strengths acquired over my past career to build a business now.
Issue 4: The Long Middle: Staying Motivated
In this issue we share stories of motivation and heart to keep you true to your initial idea. With time, and hard work, you can get through the Long Middle. And we hope these articles serve you along the way.