Great Photograph Part II: How

In Thoughts & Theory by David15 Comments

I’ve been reading your replies regarding What Makes a Great Photograph, In One Word. Some of you lose a point for verbosity, but there are some great replies in there. I’m a little surprised by the absence of a few things, but that’s the nature of a one-word answer, it forces you to choose. Here’s the list of the one-word …

What Makes a Great Photograph?

In Thoughts & Theory by David31 Comments

I just spent a disheartening hour reading arguments and negotiations about what makes a great photograph – amazing how one simple question can attract so much rhetoric. So in anticipation of writing an article on the same presumptuous subject, I’ll pose the question to you: What makes a great photograph? I’m not going to define terms, and I’ll thank you …

Lumen Dei One Day – SOLD OUT in Temple, Texas

In Uncategorized by David1 Comment

I’ve just received news from Matt Brandon that the first Lumen Dei One Day Workshop has sold out in Temple, Texas. If you’d like to be on a waiting list, please let me know, otherwise keep your eyes open for another one coming to a city, state, or province near you. It’s very exciting to do this and have such …

Assignment Gear I

In GEAR, Travel by David4 Comments

Because I’ve had more email than usual lately asking about my gear, and because I just got a new Elinchrom Octabank I HAD to try out, I thought I would present this in visual form. I am, afterall, a photographer. (Albeit one with a terminal gear fetish) Click on the image to em-biggen it. Passport (1) Greycard (2) Bandana (3) …