February 19, 2024No one person is every going to be able to live sustainably with perfection - but that's not the goal! It's for thousands and millions of people to try to be better to our world in small ways, imperfectly . Small changes add up! Here are five free ways I use in my own life that are a great place to start.
January 12, 2024Some collectors may find peace in the simplicity and elegance of monochrome imagery, appreciating the subtleties that surface in the absence of color distractions. Others may gravitate towards the rich tapestry of colors that color photography brings, choosing one or two anchor colors to bridge their collection for a timeless aesthetic.
November 09, 2023
With so many types of art to choose from, it can be a little overwhelming to create a cohesive decorating style. And if you shop for art without a plan, especially at a place like Target or Bed Bath and Beyond, you'll end up with a bunch of generic art that could be in any doctors office across the country, instead of a unique reflection of your personality. But with a little thought and consideration of you particular values and style you can curate a home that welcomes you into relaxation every day.
September 11, 2023At the heart of every remarkable photograph lies an understanding of composition. It's the art of arranging elements within your frame to create visually appealing and meaningful images. Whether you're capturing a breathtaking landscape, a candid portrait, or an urban scene, how you compose your shot profoundly influences its impact. Composition is about more than just what's in your viewfinder; it's about storytelling, emotions, and aesthetics. In this section, we'll delve into the essence of composition, exploring the principles and techniques that will elevate your photography to new heights. Regardless of your subject or skill level, mastering composition is the key to making your images truly unforgettable. Here are a few of the most common composition techniques you’ll want to learn.
September 09, 2023
Lighting in photography serves as the fundamental building block upon which all great photographs are constructed. The work photography actually means "drawing with light" because an image can only be created when light hits the film or sensor.
Lighting also shapes the visual narrative of your images. It wields the power to dictate the mood, whispering subtle emotions or boldly proclaiming them in your photographs. With the deft manipulation of light, you can turn an ordinary scene into a masterpiece, unveiling the hidden details and textures while creating striking contrasts.
September 06, 2023Congratulations on your exciting new journey into the world of photography! Whether you're a complete beginner or just looking to refresh your photography skills, this post will help you understand the key features of your DSLR camera and provide you with valuable tips to enhance your photography.