How to Show Artistic Motion in Still Photography

How to Show Artistic Motion in Still Photography

The word “photography” is almost synonymous with the word “still”. Photographers take stills. Videographers capture motion. This may be a prevailing thought but it isn’t true of creative photography. Cameras are set up for almost any vision to become reality. This is especially true when illustrating artistic motion in photography.

The Sun: A Photographer’s Ultimate Lighting Source

The Sun: A Photographer’s Ultimate Lighting Source

We all know that without light there isn’t going to be a photograph. There are many different qualities of light and different directions to light, all of which can be accessed with the sun as our source. Every photographer strives to create imagery with the most dramatic and vivid light. This occurs naturally near sunrise and sunset but many of us forget about additional aspects of the sun that we can use to our advantage.

5 Reasons to Reject an Image

5 Reasons to Reject an Image

How do you decide what photos are good to keep and what ones should be thrown in the trash? Here are 5 reasons to reject an image that I have discovered work best in almost all image-making scenarios.