Category - Beginning Photography

Photography Has No Limits

Where photography is concerned, it truly is possible to create whatever you can imagine. Here are some ways to get your creative ideas flowing!

Self-Examination as a Photographer

If we, as photographers, aren't introspective, we may not see how our thoughts change over time. Take a moment to think back and refresh yourself.

Why Do We Make Photographs?

What compels photographers to create photographs? It isn't all about money and fame. Read on to see the larger reasons why we are driven to create art.

What Do You Want from Photography?

It’s important to ask ourselves what we want from photography. When we can answer that question, we know what course to take toward the future.

Why, Not How

To a photographer, the challenge in producing an image may seem like an important aspect. However, to viewers, content and meaning is what really...

Overcoming FOMO

FOMO, or the fear of missing out, is a very real thing in photography. Here are some of the places it crops up, and what you can do to get past it.

How to Title Your Images

Titles are one part of photography that don’t get much attention, but they’re an important element. Here are some thoughts to help you create effective...

Impossible Versus Insightful

Creating images that capture a jaded audience’s attention is more difficult than creating the impossible. Here are some thoughts to show you what I...

When to Add Prose to Your Images

Prose and photography are two mediums that blend well. Here are some thoughts and ideas to help you combine your images with the written word!

Make Photographs Transparent

Creating an image that resonates across a wide audience requires some level of transparency. Here are some thoughts to help you achieve this!

The Photographer’s Voice

What is the photographer’s voice? And more importantly, what does it mean to express that voice? Here is an essay with some of my thoughts on the...