Currently browsing category

Photography

Selling Yourself Short

Selling yourself short is easy for us artists.  Our creations become a part of us.  It is part of our super-ego.  Thus, we are more likely to feed that super-ego than we are to think rationally.

Better than a Selfie

A professional portrait is better than a selfie if you are trying to make an impression.  Business profiles deserve the professional touch.  A selfie sends the wrong message to potential clients.

Mutual Respect

There is a rule in my studio.  It is called the Rule of Mutual Respect.  This is what it means…

If I ask someone to pose a certain way for a photo, and they say they don’t want to, I won’t ask again.  On the other hand, if they ask me to photograph them a certain way, and I don’t want to, they don’t ask again.

New F2.0 Lens

I received my new f2.0 lens from B&H today.  Impressively small for a “normal” lens.  I expected it to be as big as the zoom lens I broke last week.  It’s difficult to tell from photos, but this is a great size for a prime 50mm equivalent lens.