Photography is dead Photography is dead

Photography is dead. Not that people are stopped taking selfies. It’s just we stopped reading words, now we read images. Hundreds per day. Each image must have meaning that is relevant to our lives. Ask yourself, how many books...

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Evolutionary changes in evaluating photographic equipment Evolutionary changes in evaluating photographic equipment

I find technology intriguing. Be it a camera, lens, flash or other marvellous piece of mechanical engineering that I can drool over. We are a specie that is driven towards improvement, be it technological or spiritual. Although the basis...

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Evolutionary changes in evaluating photographic equipment

The only thing you MUST do is die and who is John Galt The only thing you MUST do is die and who is John Galt

“Who is John Galt?” If you know who John Galt is, you know who wrote the title. In my opinion she stands for the ultimate freedom anyone can have. To be able to do your own thing and not...

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The only thing you MUST do is die and who is John Galt

Creativity is inversely correlated to the complexity of your gear Creativity is inversely correlated to the complexity of your gear

Creating something new and enduring is extremely difficult.  I think most creative efforts are evolutionary rather than revolutionary. It is the latter that we as proclaimed artists must strive to achieve otherwise our creative efforts fall into the cliche...

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Creativity is inversely correlated to the complexity of your gear

Focus on photography and not gear Focus on photography and not gear

It is a vicious cycle hobbyist and pro’s go through. You start off loving images and you end up loving your gear more. Having GAP (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) shifts your focus away from photography altogether. The transition is so subtle...

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Focus on photography and not gear

Images in words – Finding expression in Photography Images in words – Finding expression in Photography

Finding expression of what you are doing if you have not studied any art can restrict your creativeness. I haven’t gone into the deeper meaning of what John & Lou are trying to say, but like the words and...

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Images in words - Finding expression in Photography