Photo Technique

What a Difference a Second Makes

Can you hear it?  Dinah Washington's immortal and inimitable voice, "What a diff'rence a day makes, twenty-four little hours." The song is pretty self-explanatory, but what's the application here?  Well, this past Saturday was the first photography workshop that I've led.  It was street photography in particular.  It was a fun, and stressful at times, but definitely a learning experience as I move forward in the photo biz...

Shooting from the Hip... Murderous Taxidermy?

They say that, for good speaking or instruction to happen, you should "Tell 'em what you're gonna say, say it, and then tell 'em what you said."  There it is all laid out... your three point sermon; your intro, body, and conclusion; your magnum opus.  In keeping with such wisdom, this post is the first in a discontiguous series on street photography technique.  In particular, the sneaky tactic of taking pictures of people while appearing not to...