This week’s photo challenge is a compositional etude. Photograph Repeating Patterns
I worked on this compositional technique a lot when I first started trying to improve my photography skills. My eye will see repeating patterns, but only if the are really obvious. Once I started looking for repeating patterns, though they seem to be everywhere!
Flow and the Art of Photography. Flow is the theory of enjoyment. I’ll talk about what aspects of flow theory are probably at work when you’re really enjoying the experience of photography.
Architecture photographers especially may find college campuses to be a great place to visit. Architecture on college campuses ranges from basic utilitarian to olde worlde Europe to modern — sometimes all on the same campus or even the same building! Older universities mix modern with traditional so especially look for interesting juxtapositions. Interesting things happen on college campuses, so if you have your street photography shoes on, you might find an interesting photograph or two. This post talks about the ins-and-outs of touring and photographing on college campuses.
Until I started organizing my back catalog of photos onto Flickr, I don’t think I fully appreciated how much of an outdoor photographer I really am. This shot is a (very) rare exception of shot taken indoors. Until recently, I was a tourist photographer. I took photos when I traveled, but rarely took out the […]