Tell a Story!

When I was younger, and starting to dabble in photography, a mentor told me that every photo should tell a story. I have always remembered that advice and I have tried to composeĀ all my work with that in mind. At a recent picnic, I found myself shooting a "cornhole" tournament. I decided that I could … Continue reading Tell a Story!

The Human Element (and Pink Birthday Cake)

All photos have a subject. Many photos incorporate the human element to draw the viewer's eye. If there is not human in the photo, the viewer will find a different subject. It may be a landscape feature such as a mountain, or even a color or a shape. When composing an image for a photo, … Continue reading The Human Element (and Pink Birthday Cake)