Photo Editing Software For Beginners

Beginners photo editing software… I don’t often go out on a limb and express my opinion about photography, but I found myself drawn into an interesting conversation on Facebook a few days ago. A member of a Facebook photography group I sometimes hang out in,...
Photographer’s Block

Photographer’s Block

Fighting photographer’s block I have been struggling with my photography for some time now. Since deciding late last year to not continue with my photo-a-day project (which was posted on my Facebook page) I seem to have been unable to focus (pun intended) on my...
The Best Camera Is The One You Have With You

The Best Camera Is The One You Have With You

What is the best camera? The well known photography quote “the best camera is the one you have with you” is widely attributed to American photographer Chase Jarvis. So I had that quote in mind when, a couple of weeks ago I had to  buy a new cell phone because I...
What Sort Of Photos Do You Like To Take

What Sort Of Photos Do You Like To Take

What do you like to shoot? A few days ago I met up with a friend who I hadn’t seen for several years as we live in different towns. I had forgotten that he too was very keen on photography like me, and I was momentarily lost for words when he asked what sort of photos...
What Value Should I Place On My Photos

What Value Should I Place On My Photos

The value of my photographs When I took up photography again just over a year ago I really only did so as an amateur – a hobby photographer with no burning desire to make money from my images. A year on I still feel the same. I take photos and potter around with them,...