This is my annual series of “THE ART OF BLACK AND WHITE”, and now it is issue #7. This is a collection of some of the best black and white photos found on the internet in the last few months, from some of the most talented photographers in the world. I said last year thatContinue reading ““THE ART OF BLACK AND WHITE” Issue #7″

PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: Winning Photos from new Photographers !

You know we usually put on the Photos of the week, images of flowers, mountains, etc. But there is a new wave of photographers out there that are taking some incredible photos as well. Definitely worthy to be photos of the week. But, there ideas and thoughts that go in to their photography seems excitingContinue reading “PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: Winning Photos from new Photographers !”


As photographers, even if you are a landscape photographer, you will eventually take pictures of people, whether it be your own family, or just a friend because they know you have a real camera. Well, even though this article is probably written for portrait photographers, we can all learn something about taking pictures of people,Continue reading “WHERE TO PUT HANDS IN PORTRAITS:”

Which is more important: Lighting or Composition?

I have been a photographer for a long time. I have worked in camera stores for 20 years, helping people understand photography. And then this question pops up today: WHICH IS MORE IMPORTANT: LIGHTING OR COMPOSITION? That is a very good question. Because without good lighting, you can’t have good composition. And good composition can’tContinue reading “Which is more important: Lighting or Composition?”