Travel Photography is Dead *Updated*

In Thoughts & Theory by David9 Comments

I’ve now heard “travel photography is dead” from the mouths and pens of people who “know what they’re talking about” several times in the last week. My initial reaction was a defensive, “the hell it is! You can have my travel photography when you pry it from my cold, dead hands!” But I’ve chewed on these hard words for a …

A Plan for the Paranoid. And the Prepared.

In GEAR, Travel by David5 Comments

In my unending quest for redundancy and the safety of both my data and ability to work while on the field, I’ve learned a few things. Recent conversations on the Travel Photographers Network have had me thinking about these things again. I thought I’d share my own system for surviving disaster on the road. The key is redundancy. I carry: …

Ten Great Gifts for the Travelling Photographer

In Freelance and Business, Travel by DavidLeave a Comment

Christmas is coming. So is my birthday. So, overlooking the fact that the perfect gift for the guy who has everything is nothing at all, these are my top-ten great gifts for the travelling photographer. If you’re the spouse of a photographer, look at it this way – they’ll probably buy this stuff, or stuff like it, if you don’t …