Category - The Art of Creativity

Why Do We Take Photographs?

What are your photographic goals? If you’re having trouble deciding, here are some insights about various goals and what it takes to achieve them!

There is No Quick Trick

Though many articles want you to believe that there are quick fixes to turn subpar images into artwork, the truth is that there is no easy way to make...

Finding Inspiration

What is it that has moved you to create photographs in the past? Can you repeat the experience? Here are some thoughts to help you find sources of...

Random Acts of Photography

Random acts of photography are a great way to jumpstart your creativity and see things in new ways. Check out these ideas to randomize your photo...

Postcard Inspirations

If you’re looking for more inspiration, why not look into postcards? I’ll show you some of the many ways this can help you to further your photography!

Defining Quality

What is it that makes one image a high-quality photograph while another may be deemed lesser? The definition of quality may not be quite what you think!

Practice Using the Artistic Study

Artists have used the artistic study for centuries to hone their skills in preparation for a completed work. Photographers can use this technique, too!

Photography and Personal Growth

Creative endeavors require personal growth for the artist to advance. Here are some thoughts on what personal growth means for photographers.

Letting Art Happen

With our modern lifestyle, there isn’t always time to turn photography into a production. Here are tips that will help you let art happen on busy days.

Photography for Yourself

Are you truly photographing the things you love, or are you unknowingly letting trends guide you? Here are some thoughts to help you find out!

Transcending the Technical

Technical skill helps create a good photograph, but even perfect images can lack meaning. Use these questions to find meaning in every image you create.

Finding Meaning and Focusing on It

Making a powerful image requires the ability to remove unessential information from the frame. Here are some thoughts that will help you achieve this!

The Beauty of a Series

Series projects are a valuable tool, even for photographers that prefer singular images. Here are a few thoughts on why working on collections can be...

Finding Your Photographic Method

What kind of photographer are you? There are two different ways to go about it as well as variations in between. Read on and you’ll see exactly what I...

The Double Lives of Photographers

How can you get more creative work done without separating your personal life from your photographic life? Here are some ideas that can help you blend...

What Makes a Photograph Powerful?

What is it that makes photographs powerful? We can see from history that it isn't technical limitations. Here are some thoughts on what gives an image...

Thoughts on Perfection and Reality TV

How can we apply reality TV to photography? The answer is in the imperfections that make this genre seem real. Perhaps these flaws are needed to add...