Tag: inspiration

PhotoActive Podcast Ep 12: David duChemin

An unexpected perk of doing the PhotoActive podcast has been the opportunity to talk to great photographers about their craft and approach. In this week’s episode, Kirk and I chat with David duChemin about vision, the sometimes-long journey to discover it, and the importance of exposing yourself to other photographers’ work. If you’ve ever watched ...

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Take Lightroom on Your Next Photo Shoot

Knowing that I was away on a photo workshop in Northern California, an editor I’ve worked with for years contacted me with an interesting assignment: to write about how I use Adobe Lightroom in the field. I’ve spent a lot of time (and three editions of my book The iPad for Photographers) thinking about how ...

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Going Beyond “Vacation Snaps”

Chuq von Rospach posted a great piece about differentiating between “vacation snapshots” and more deliberate photography. He was expanding on a contemplative post by Guy Tal and made this fabulous point: When you start shooting images that are intended to be enjoyed by others, you no longer have the ability to trigger a memory. You ...