Jun 242011
YOUR SHOT [ 004 ]

Marco Rodarte-Elias “I like it, but not sure why” Have you ever taken a picture and liked it, but were not sure why?  When it comes to explaining why we like pictures, the conversation gets a bit murky.  Sometimes we can recognize a good picture, but find it hard to explain. On The Beach While [more...]

Jun 042011
Great Compositions: Photographer Craig Semetko

Great Compositions: Craig Semetko The School of Henri Cartier-Bresson When we begin photography, it is a natural tendency to look for inspiration.  If we are lucky we might have a chance to work with the photographers we admire, but for many of us, we can only know them through their images. Getting To Know Henri [more...]

May 162011
Great Compositions Series

Great Compositions Series Understanding The Masters Why do we love certain pictures? Is there an embedded design that appeals to our eyes that we have never even noticed?  Most great photographers have learned classical modes of composition that are rarely discussed.  Its time to look at some images and see what’s going on beneath the [more...]

Jan 182011
Craig Semetko + Misha Erwitt

D. I. E. & “You can’t Use That!” Openings are a great chance for photographers to hang out, wax poetica about images, & compare their camera jewelry. Both Craig and Misha shared the stories behind their images to a packed house last Thursday night at the Leica Gallery. D.I.E, what a way to live. The [more...]