Become More Than Just A Photographer

Those that create new ideas were more than just a photographer, they were artists. They didn’t just rely on meet ups and shoot whatever was provided, but rather spent the hours thinking about how to develop an artwork that expressed their original idea, turning that idea into a reality. From researching the location of their shoot, to finding the most suitable models, to styling the models, a lot more effort was put into the works of artists who wanted to create something new. Furthermore, they engaged with their model and with their surroundings to enhance the mood they wished to capture. I want to be artist; to be able to turn my ideas and thoughts into an artwork. … More Become More Than Just A Photographer

Nudity – An Art with Intentions

The art of nudity in photography has fallen short of being considered art, or even photography. When shooting nudity, there is a fine line between art and pornography – the former is done with creative intentions, and the latter, with sexual ones. During my first time shooting nudity, I came to better understand this artform and why it holds a message that is so powerful, yet so easily tarnished. … More Nudity – An Art with Intentions

My Photography Journey – Part 10 – The End

Whether we do photography as a job or as hobby, we will always feel stress and even unmotivated moments. I first hand experienced this feeling, and it sucks. We lose our passion and it reflects in our work. My best solution to regaining motivation and feeling inspired to shoot is by taking a break and traveling. Whether it may be traveling to a nearby city or going abroad, traveling really helps in providing me with a refresher and new insights. By traveling, I have been able to learn and experience new ways to do photography and expand my portraiture. … More My Photography Journey – Part 10 – The End

My Photography Journey – Part 9

In today’s ever growing world of social media, it has become harder for photographers to stand out from the mass. Many striving and talented photographers have easily been overshadowed by those with higher number of followers, despite the great work they have. However, some of the most amazing photographers who have large followings truly earn their recognition. This is because they are true to their art and create inspirations rather than following trends. They put forth their strong assets in creating a photography style they call their own. … More My Photography Journey – Part 9