Have you ever looked at a photograph displayed in a gallery or a magazine and just said to yourself “Whoa – That looks amazing! How did they do that?” The answer to that is simple – editing!
As a photographer in the age of technology, we have so many Continue reading “Quick & Easy Way To Create Your World Using Color”
Have you ever said to yourself that there aren’t enough hours in the day to create your work?
Trust me when I say I know what you mean! Sometimes I feel as if I have so many things that need to get done: create new work, contact galleries, meetings with curators, sell prints, ship Continue reading “How To Make Time For Your Art Like A Pro!”
I am so excited to share with you my wonderful conceptual series “Divine Intervention”. It has been one of those photographic journeys that’s really helped shift my thinking of the human body and the self esteem of women. Continue reading ““Divine Intervention” series now available to take home!”
So last weekend I actually did something that scared the crap out of me…
One of my awesome roller derby friends saw me taking photos of a game. She was getting married and asked me if I could help with the wedding. Naturally I assumed that I would be photographing Continue reading “How To Not Face Your Fear, But Follow It!”
One of the many things that have tried to accomplish was the beautiful and magical sunstar. Sunstars are rays of light that come out into the shape of a star. This trick an be done with any Continue reading “How To Create Stars In The Day Time!”
Okay here is a scenario: you start on your photography journey and become super excited to just pick up a camera and start shooting away. You buy your very first camera and just take photos of everything around you! Then you realize that you actually like Continue reading “The Key To Mastering Amazing Photos!”
Do me a favor: go online and make a list of your favorite photographers. Seriously, go online and look up some photographers that when you see their work you say WOW! If you don’t know where to start, google “famous photographers”.
I can go through a list of amazing artists: Sally Mann, Zack Arias, Ansel Adams, Mary Ellen Mark, Anne Leibowitz, Richard Avedon, Continue reading “Why Your Photography Isn’t Going Anywhere (& How To Fix It!)”
Taking photographs outside is something that we do the first time we buy a camera. We take it everywhere and want to explore all different locations which is the best thing to do! But let’s say that you finally get hired to shoot a portrait in the park on a sunny afternoon. Awesome idea right? Continue reading “Why Shooting In The Sun Is A Very Bad Idea!”
A couple of months ago I was given information about this body building competition that was going to take place in New Jersey. I for one have never been to these type of events and thought that they are just beauty pageants for meat heads (which let’s face it – they are haha!). But when 54 year old Uber drive William De La Continue reading “Shoot In Shitty Lighting”
As an artist it’s important for me to always keep working.
Whether you have a full-time job, traveling all over the world or just walking around your neighborhood – it’s always vital to keep working on your art. The thing that can be tricky though is what if you have no where to go or lost inspiration? Continue reading “Making Craters In The Backyard!”
Christmas is only a few days away and people are scrambling all over the streets purchasing last-minute presents. Or if you are like me, you are out to find deals specifically for you! Although it may sound very vain and selfish to purchase things for yourself on Christmas, if you are just starting your photography adventure you are going to buy the most important thing on your list: a camera.
Now for a first timer who walks into a camera shop it can be very overwhelming. There are millions of cameras all out there – how to
Continue reading “This Is Why You Are Broke From Buying Cameras!”
One of the things that I have been exploring a lot lately is landscapes.
I’m mainly a portrait photographer and I love to spend one-on-one time with people. However after shooting the same thing over and over, you kind of get into a comfortable state….which isn’t a good sign. Why? Because you aren’t growing as an artist. Sometimes you just need to put your expertise aside and try something new. Continue reading “Turn Your Photos Into Art Quick & Easy!”