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

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone

I am one of those people that sit around with numerous ideas floating around my head that it can get quite difficult to sleep sometimes. So how do I solve this problem? The only solution is to get the ideas out and get things done. It is easier said than done. You may wonder about […]

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Inspirations

Monday Photography Inspiration – Sebastião Salgado

Hi everyone, Hope you all had a wonderful weekend!!! The photographer that I would like to talk about today is Sebastião Salgado. Not only does he work inspires me a lot but also the aim for his work. His images depicts the complexities of the human conditions and wildlife. His work is depicted in black […]

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Photography

The balancing act – Life and photography

For the past several months, it has been hard balancing everything in life let alone photography. There’s been moving, settling in etc… Strangely, it is only when you are moving that you realise that you have way too many things and may be should be clearing more often but it doesn’t usually happen. I feel […]

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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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Photography

Photographer’s block

Good afternoon everyone!!! Hope you are all having a good evening. You may all have noticed the lack of posts from the beginning of this year. To be honest, it is simply because I have been stuck creatively and probably mentally. On my normal days, I itch to go out and take pictures, I strive […]

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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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Inspirations, Photography

Photography and growth

I’ve always been a fan of going back to see your old works and see your progress. To be honest, I’ve come across a few images that made me cringe and a lot that I would not change. It’s a great thing to see that my style is changing and I like it quite a […]

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Inspirations, Photography

A photographer????

In this digital age, it is so easy for anyone to call themselves a photographer. The question I have is, does taking a few pictures that people compliment makes you a photographer? I’ve been taking photographs for a while and I am still not comfortable calling myself a photographer. A good example is Michael Salmella, […]

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Photography

What is photography to you?

As much as I like what I do, it is very hard not to get stuck in the rut and producing the same things over and over again. How do you get out of that? That is a tricky question and I am still looking for the right answer. I am learning everyday and I […]

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