reflection

The Art of Humility

I'll start in the middle of the story... I felt like I wanted to throw in the towel for professional photography.  The reasons are manifold, if they can be called reasons, but I know that down deep they circle around the three strikes of self-pity, impatience, and doubt.  All of these are opposed to true humility, and thus, they are opposed to betterment and personal well-being.  In older terms, holiness...

"Look to the East"

It’s probably not customary to write a guest post about a dear love of mine.  It would seem incongruous with the technical jargon of the Bayer pattern, to speak of the affections, would it not?  Not to mention the fact that, as a Nikon aficionados and photography enthusiasts, many would spend their time elsewhere, rather than reading an autobiographical account of a loved one in my life.  I say this by way of introduction to prepare the reader for a mix of sorts: a mix of technology, of art, and as noted, of tender sentiments...

I Swear I'm not Anti-Social

As I start to rock 'n roll in the world of photography in a public manner, I'm faced with the inevitable... to IG or not to IG?  That is the question.  Let it be known that Instagram here serves as a metonym for social media generally.  Facebook, 500px, flickr ,Behance, and other digital media publishing platforms ad infinitum.  One more qualification is that I mean social media for networking, artistic, and photographic business purposes.  I make no reference here to sharing with granny some pics of the kids marching out their first steps, which is awesome!...