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Steps To Be Creative #2

Steps To Be Creative #2

Step #4 Take all the rules of photography and throw them into the trash, forget about them, never ever remember them. OMG , (that means Oh My God) and expression of surprise or something similar, so OMG i will be probably be hanged by the tallest tree or maybe sent to photography hell where ever that… Continue Reading

Steps To Be Creative

Steps To Be Creative

We all are born with the need to be part of a group, to be like them, that is why when we are young especially in our teen years peer pressure is very strong and sometimes we do things that we don’t want to do but we do them because we want to belong to that certain… Continue Reading

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up

When i was a kid in elementary school i liked electronics and later in high school i started to like photography so when asked What do you want to be when you grow up i would answer electronics engineer or photographer, then i would get a bunch of opinions, and most of the time i… Continue Reading

The Rules Of Creativity

The Rules Of Creativity

There’s only one rule in creativity: Rule #1 Do not follow any rules Rules are like walls or roads that will take you to a certain place, and it’s probably populated by millions of photographers. Creativity to flourish needs freedom of not having anything in front, it needs  clear runway in order to take off and fly, it… Continue Reading

How to Be Creative In Photography #3

How to Be Creative In Photography #3

Check what everybody is doing and by everybody i mean the new thing in photography and don’t do it, run and do the opposite, just like Mr. Chesterton said, the idea is to not be diluted by the crowd, the idea is to be unique and you will not be unique if you do what… Continue Reading

Jay Maisel

Jay Maisel

Jay Maisel (born January 18, 1931, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American photographer. His awards include the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame, the Lifetime Achievement Award of the American Society of Media Photographers, and the Infinity Award of the International Center of Photography. Maisel studied painting and graphic design at Manhattan’s Cooper Union and at Yale University and became a photographer in 1954. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-… Continue Reading

I Don’t Care

I Don’t Care

“I don’t care. I really don’t. At the end of the day, all I want to do is look at great photographs. This isn’t a contest to see who can make it the hardest to get a great shot. The result is what matters. I don’t really care if you use Photoshop or iPhoto or… Continue Reading

The Problem With Beautiful Photos

The Problem With Beautiful Photos

Photography has evolved in Gigante leaps, and i am not talking about cameras, i am talking about the photos, the photos taken in the 40s 70s and even 90s cannot be compared to the photos of today, what is the difference you ask? The difference is that today you can take very beautiful photos with a… Continue Reading