Category Archives: For photographers

One Year in Business

Exactly one year ago today I went ahead and registered my photography business at the Chamber of Commerce. I’d already done a couple dozen shoots by that time (a bunch of them for free because I was building my portfolio … Continue reading

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If you build it, will they come?

Today marks two years since I launched my website and started blogging. I’m embarrassed to admit that when I embarked on this blogging venture I hoped the doors would fly open and customers come running through in droves. Little did … Continue reading

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How to Photograph People Who Don’t Like Being Photographed

If you’ve ever tried to find people to photograph, you know how difficult it sometimes is to get them to participate. It’s a fact that some people don’t like to be photographed. I always wondered why and if there was … Continue reading

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Steal like an artist

“Steal Like an Artist: 10 things nobody told you about being creative” by Austin Kleon is the ultimate must read for anyone pursuing a creative career. It’s a fast engaging read, filled with doodles and timeless quotes. But don’t let … Continue reading

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Tilt-shift for the poor

I love tilt-shift. I love how it messes with the focal plane and puts different parts of the photo in or out of focus. I love the dreamy feel it creates. I can’t afford to buy a tilt-shift lens right … Continue reading

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