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How to ask for image critiques
We post our images all over social media looking for likes, hearts and comments. We crave recognition and validation in...
TWiP PRO photo critique: Smoke
Critique is one of the best ways to improve photographic skills. It doesn't matter who made the photo. The discussion...
How to Deliver Helpful Photo Critiques Full of Valuable Insights
It's been fun selecting the street photography photographer of the day the last few months at Photofocus. It has also...
Photography Marketing: Take Your Website to the People
I've talked about ways to design and develop a great online photography portfolio. Regardless of the platform you choose, one...
Specialty and Style: Why They are Important for Your Photos
Style and specialty are frequent topics I’m asked about while teaching photography, and some of the hardest areas in which...
Website Critiques
Want to know a really simple way to improve your website? Ask a stranger for a critique! I was at...
Find a Trusted Voice to Critique your Photos
You may not like what you hear when someone critiques your photos, but using these simple tips with teach you...
Photo Critiques: Please Tell Me I Suck (and Why)
I just finished watching a , where they discuss critiquing the work of amateur photographers and how it is easy...
Six Principles to Help You Progress
Coming from a broadcast journalism background, Ive had the privilege of interviewing some of the most unique talents from various...
Want Quality Pictures? Savor Like a Painter
If you want to learn to make art, you should learn from artists. A couple of weeks ago I learned...
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How to ask for image critiques

We post our images all over social media looking for likes, hearts and comments. We crave recognition and validation in the work we spend days and hours on, so we can feel good about what we are doing, so we

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Photo critique on Smoke from TWIP and Photofocus

TWiP PRO photo critique: Smoke

Critique is one of the best ways to improve photographic skills. It doesn’t matter who made the photo. The discussion points out items that might be missed at first glance. PRO photo critique: Smoke This Week in Photo host Fredrick

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Specialty and Style: Why They are Important for Your Photos

Style and specialty are frequent topics I’m asked about while teaching photography, and some of the hardest areas in which to give easy answers. While I have always taken these questions seriously, answering them feels like tap-dancing through a minefield. Specialty and style are uniquely personal to each artist; concepts that emerge through an individual’s interests, personality, and experiences. Trying to offer constructive criticism while not discouraging the work and personality of the artist is a true challenge.

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Website Critiques

Want to know a really simple way to improve your website? Ask a stranger for a critique! I was at an event where we were asked to write our web & email addresses down on a piece of paper and

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Six Principles to Help You Progress

Coming from a broadcast journalism background, Ive had the privilege of interviewing some of the most unique talents from various respective fields. My life right out of college was spent chasing down the stories and thoughts of professional athletes, politicians,

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Want Quality Pictures? Savor Like a Painter

If you want to learn to make art, you should learn from artists. A couple of weeks ago I learned an important lesson by contrasting painters and photographers. Painters do an activity called “En Plein Air“, which refers to painting

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Specialty and Style: Why They are Important for Your Photos

Style and specialty are frequent topics I’m asked about while teaching photography, and some of the hardest areas in which to give easy answers. While I have always taken these questions seriously, answering them feels like tap-dancing through a minefield. Specialty and style are uniquely personal to each artist; concepts that emerge through an individual’s interests, personality, and experiences. Trying to offer constructive criticism while not discouraging the work and personality of the artist is a true challenge.

Read More
lovesome photography

Website Critiques

Want to know a really simple way to improve your website? Ask a stranger for a critique! I was at an event where we were asked to write our web & email addresses down on a piece of paper and

Read More

Six Principles to Help You Progress

Coming from a broadcast journalism background, Ive had the privilege of interviewing some of the most unique talents from various respective fields. My life right out of college was spent chasing down the stories and thoughts of professional athletes, politicians,

Read More

Want Quality Pictures? Savor Like a Painter

If you want to learn to make art, you should learn from artists. A couple of weeks ago I learned an important lesson by contrasting painters and photographers. Painters do an activity called “En Plein Air“, which refers to painting

Read More

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