Don’t Fall For It!

Photo by Elton Aucion When I was new to photography, I was doing all I could to soak up all the information that I could find. I would read books, watch YouTube videos and I even took a photography class at a local community college. It was this class, without a doubt, that taught me [...]

Photography’s Most Important Ingredient​

In a few recent articles, I discuss some of the technical details of photography. Aperture, ISO, shutter speed and other details are outlined. However, there's one very important ingredient that can't be learned from a photography book or even fully understood in a classroom envirorment. The ingredient that I'm talking about is patience. If you've [...]

The Basics of Photography

This is a single exposure. I'll address HDR in a later article. I’ve been getting questions lately asking for more technical details about some of my photographs. Let me begin this article with a quote. This is something that my photography instructor used to say when asked if a particular photo was “good”.  He would [...]