Tag Archives: The Craft of Photography

Keen and Quirky Observations

My December 3, 2014 Enchanté column A woman sits on a metal bench in a courtyard, talking on a cell phone. Her legs are crossed and turned toward a wall behind her, like she’s positioning herself away from the world. … Continue reading

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Stunning photographs

I am usually so not into scenic photos. They’re the easy way for amateur photographers to impress their friends, without requiring any advanced or photojournalistic skills. However, I’ll make an exception here. There are stunning photos by Sebastião Salgado in today’s (June … Continue reading

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Suzy Lamont – photographer

Watch for my story about photographer Suzy Lamont in EMC News next week. Probably the first story I’ve ever done on a photographer.

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Photography and gadgets – The Craft of Photography, Number 2

A good photograph tells a story. A great photograph captures a universal feeling/theme. Photography is a craft and a science. All the gadgets in the world won’t make you a good photographer. If you use digital, turn off your screen. … Continue reading

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The Craft of Photography, Number 1

May 15, 2011 Photography means a lot to me. I love expressing art through images. Art reflects the soul of life. Photography is my art. A friend once said to me—in frustration at the abundance of so-called photographers out there—that … Continue reading

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