Are good intentions good enough?

emulate: to strive to equal or excel imitate: to produce a copy of : reproduce tribute: something given or contributed voluntarily as due or deserved; especially : a gift or service showing respect, gratitude, or affection When does emulation, imitation, and maybe...

Mindful Composition and How the 105mm Helped Me Learn It

To this day I think my biggest ‘ah ha’ moment in regards to learning the craft came about 5 days into a 3 week stint of using nothing but my 105mm prime lens to shoot with. Still to this day, it’s my favorite lens to shoot with.  During the 3 weeks...

Spring Cleaning from an Artistic Point of View

I love this time of year.  All of the seasons have their pros and cons, but spring is my favorite. Just seeing the planet renew itself with fresh flowers and saplings growing through the soil makes me happy. It also powers me with creative energy. The planet’s...

Art as Therapy

Art as therapy has been in use since man first started making images.  It wasn’t until the 1940’s, in the U.S., that it became a distinct profession. The American Art Therapy Association promotes art as a way of helping in the healing process and life...

Colors, colors, colors, colors

The color or colors you choose to include or take out of your image, from a post-processing perspective, are as important as your composition. We are all drawn to certain colors. There have been numerous studies done on the subject. Gender and age, and  how we...
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