I am not sure why but my camera is drawn to record graffiti as we travel. Some of it is incredible street art worthy of being saved, but much is just a defacing of public and private property. I have developed some opinions about why some places are rank with graffiti while others are completelyContinue reading “A World of Graffiti”
PART 1 • Composition Rules For Better Photographs I’ve spent much of my life behind a camera. Maybe it started in 1961 when my Father couldn’t seem to get good pictures out of his first 35mm camera and in frustration he gave it to me. It didn’t take long before I was developing my ownContinue reading “Talking About Photography”
Decades ago the photographer (amateur and professional) invested much more in the taking of the photograph considering that the process cost a not insignificant amount. Today it costs nothing.
The digital age has changed us. Photographs are now electrons on a chip and can be erased and visualized at will. Digital photographs can be easily manipulated like making colors more vibrant and cutting and pasting. But we have begun to forget the value and impact of black and white photographs…