My Photo Blog

Month: September 2017

Photography And Correct Exposure

Photography And Correct Exposure

Correct exposure is based on the dynamic range of your film, or digital camera sensor and staying within it’s tonal range. The goal has always been to hold detail in the shadows, high lights, and everything in the middle. With film our tools were hand […]

Industrial Photography – Smoke and Mirrors

Industrial Photography – Smoke and Mirrors

On rare occasions, I have had the luxury to photograph a freshly painted and detailed semi type truck, pick the location, and position it. Several years later I put one of the outtakes on a stock website, and it sold better than expected. Right then […]

People Photography Made Simple

People Photography Made Simple

There are a lot of things, that make, or break photographs of people. And the most critical is expression, and without that, you have nothing. They can be happy, sad, surprised, fearful, angry, or just exhausted looking, but you have to have an expression. The […]

Hidden Beauty – Philadelphia Industrial Photographer

Hidden Beauty – Philadelphia Industrial Photographer

In life, beauty is always in the eye of the beholder, or hidden and waiting to be found. This has been one of the major motivating drives in my photography. I love the challenge, of a less than attractive industrial location. Dust and grease mixed together with […]