The Photography Essays
A Curriculum for (Creative) Photographers
Check out these essays and see if this approach to photography resonates. If so, I encourage you to take one of my workshops through the Santa Fe Photographic Workshops. There are periodic online programs (with lots of critiques), and this August there is an in-person 1-week intensive — in Santa Fe — that should be fun for any creative amateur, maybe if you’ve plateaued, feel like you’re good at picture taking, but want to push yourself.
Revisiting the “Rule of Thirds”
Why this guideline is problematic even as it is useful. And an alternative.
Revisiting “The Decisive Moment”
The expression is misunderstood, and the correction.
The Argument for Photographic Purism
A different way to look at creative photography
Photography and Collecting, and Collecting Photography
My father was the archetypal collector. He had dozens of cameras and optical devices. Tens of thousands of LP record…
Photography as a Zen Art
A new approach to taking pictures— a place for beginners to start and experts to evolve.
Please connect and be in touch about what here worked, and what didn’t.