Over the last few weeks, we’ve studied how our digital cameras capture color and light, as well as shared some tips for adjusting white balance when shooting outdoors. Now that the lessons are over, it’s time to have some photography fun and put all of this information to practical use! If you’ve ever painted a… Continue reading Creative Photography Series | The Challenge: Using Color To Convey Emotion & Selecting A Top 10!
If you own a digital camera, particularly a DSLR, you obviously want to get the most out of your photos. One way to do that is by understanding how digital cameras capture and record color & light, which was introduced in Part I of this series. Today, we continue this lesson by learning about the… Continue reading Creative Photography Series: Color & Light, Part II (Understanding Color Temperature, Plus Tips & Tricks For Adjusting White Balance)
Color: our eyes are designed to see it; it enlivens our world. But to use color effectively in our digital photography, we have to understand what it is and isn’t before we can harness its emotive power. While volumes & volumes have been written on the use of color in digital photography, much of the… Continue reading Creative Photography Series: Understanding Color and Light, An Introduction
If you’ve been following or participating in ABL’s Creative Photography Series, welcome back! If you’re new to the blog or happened to miss the previous posts, I invite you to catch up with Texture & Detail, Part I & Part II. For the last two weeks, we’ve been exploring texture & detail in our environments… Continue reading Creative Photography Series: Using Texture & Detail, Part III
If you’ve been following or participating in ABL’s Creative Photography Series, welcome back! If you’re new to the blog, or happened to miss last week’s introductory post, I invite you to catch up with Texture & Detail, Part I. Welcome to the second post in my Creative Photography Series! Over the past few days, I’ve… Continue reading Creative Photography Series: Using Texture & Detail, Part II
Have you ever looked at a photograph and fallen in love with it? Maybe you knew right away what drew you to that image, or maybe you weren’t sure why. Perhaps the photo conveyed an emotion, story or concept you could identify with. Perhaps it was simply a beautiful image, and took your breath away.… Continue reading Creative Photography Series: Using Texture & Detail, Part I
After last week’s series of creative writing prompts, I decided to take a week off from blogging to regroup & redevelop my ideas for the next series of creative exercises, which revolve around photography. Originally I had them all planned out, but as I reflected on them, felt they didn’t really work for the end… Continue reading On Being Human & The Bond Of Photography