Practice · Vision

Watch Without Words

Benefit: Helps develop a 'wider gaze.' Useful as a daily practice. Helps to become more aware of photograph-able things happening in moving or crowded situations. This is effective when coupled with deep, steady breathing to help stay creatively effective in highly emotional or moving situations. Step backwards. Step back, as if moving your body.  Make the movements… Continue reading Watch Without Words

Photography · Practice · Vision

Not Always For Instagram

A bit of counter-intuition for friends, photographers, and everyone in between: Don't be so eager to photograph the daily treasured moments of your life above all else. To be in ‘pictures or it didn’t happen’ mode, twenty-four seven. To be removed from the reality of interaction with family, children, experiences. Take time to enjoy and… Continue reading Not Always For Instagram