Behind The Image, Photography

Creativity – Is there a limit?

The question about whether there is a limit to creativity divides opinion. Maya Angelou said that you can’t use up creativity. The more you use it, the more you have it. Although some of us readily agree, others believe that the mind and social influences can limit creativity. One thing that is sure is that […]

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Photography

What is your camera to you?

When you first start on your photographic journey, you buy every magazine on the market with the How to quick guides……. We are taught that it is a good thing to learn but we are not taught to filter things. I’ve bought many of those magazines and i still have plenty of them. However, one […]

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Photography

Creativity takes work

When I first started on this journey, I didn’t know what I was getting myself into. I tried every type of photography, copied emulated until my black and white photography found me. Even though I found myself in black and white photography, I was still unsettled. I needed more and I wanted more. Through a […]

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Inspirations

My plans for 2017

2017 has been a difficult year for me. Along with the good we are also blessed with some good days but we’ve all seen good and bad. The bad reminds us to be grateful for the special moments appreciate what we have the good and be tankful for the all the support that we receive […]

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Inspirations

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Berenice Abbott

“Photography helps people to see” – Berenice Abbott Berenice Abbott was an American photographer known for her black and white images of New York architecture. The lesser known fact about this photographer is the fact that she was a great portrait photographer as well. Berenice  Abbott start in photography was as Man Ray’s assistant in […]

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Photography

What does creativity mean to you?

Creativity is not about making things (even though it is does qualify). For me, creativity is about seeing ordinary things and seeing in them in a new light. The simple act of creating things has a way of changing who we are and affecting all areas of our lives. Creativity allows us to see the […]

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Photography

The perils of perfectionism

I use to think that wanting everything to be perfectly done and proper means that its one having high standards but it is not always the case. I am not talking about being completely happy with your work before publishing it. I am talking about wanting to have things perfect all the times. It is […]

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Inspirations

When was the last time you did something different?

When was the last time you did something different? That’s a very good question! We all get so comfortable or trying to get the handle a new technique that we for get to try something new. The best thing I’ve learned about photography is that even if you are learning something new, it is a […]

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