One of my favorite quotes, Man, sometimes it takes you a long time to sound like yourself." - Miles Davis Although Miles was obviously speaking about development as a musician, this is just one of the many parallels I see between musicians and photographers. As a photographer you go through a … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 8 – My Favorite Miles Davis Quote
For anyone who has known me for the past couple of years you're probably pretty aware of how obsessed I've become shooting with Fujifilm Neopan 100 ACROS film. It's gorgeous stuff. I've never loved the look of my photography more than I have since I started shooting with ACROS a couple years ago. … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 7 – Say Goodbye to ACROS?
Man, this is a fun camera. I just happened to be watching YouTube one day recently and saw a video on the Olympus OM-1. It caught my attention and long story short, I own one now. I don't prescribe always buying new gear to get you out of a slump, but this camera and lens together cost less than … [Read more...] about Photography Matters EP 6 – Olympus OM-1
If you are at all serious about your photography, you need a website. In this episode I go over the reasons why it's crucial to have your own site; different platforms you can use to build and run your site; things you need to think about when putting your site together, your content; and most of … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 5 – Your Photography Website
As with any kind of creative artform that you involve yourself in, the last thing you want to do is start thinking during your creative process. By shooting everyday, you'll be exercising your eye, your vision, your compositional skills to the point where when you do shoot, you act and perform more … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 4 – Why You Should be Shooting Everyday
Gear. Does it really matter? In one sense, no. But in another sense, yes. … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 3 – No Bad Cameras
Having trouble staying inspired and motivated with your photography? Scouring YouTube and Instagram looking for inspiration, new concepts but just not finding anything that really inspires you? Be the inspiration you're looking for. … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 2 – Be the Inspiration You’re Looking For
This is the first episode of a new podcast, Photography Matters. This will be an ongoing series of thoughts about photography, inspiration, art and yes, even gear from time to time. In this episode I just want to say hi, let you know there’s a podcast here and give you a general idea of what I’m … [Read more...] about Photography Matters Ep 1 – Welcome