Basic Composition: Framing

Basic Composition: Framing

For the last few months, our photographic challenges have focused on composition. This is because composition is one of the most important aspects of a photograph. These rules are there because they give your photos balance and help your viewer easily (and quickly)...

Basic Composition: Rule of Thirds

Basic Composition: Rule of Thirds

The Rule of thirds is a composition guideline for images. It is a simple concept that can be used to help you create more balanced and engaging imagery. The rule of thirds states an image should be imagined as divided into 3rds both horizontally and vertically,...

Real, Everyday Love

Real, Everyday Love

As Valentine’s Day draws closer, I have been thinking a lot about love and how my definition of love has changed over time. In my younger days (the dating and young love era) love was something celebrated with a night out on the town, flowers, and maybe a gift or two;...

Model Call: The Reality of Breastfeeding

Model Call: The Reality of Breastfeeding

For the last few months, I have been working on a personal photo project which documents the reality of breastfeeding. As I continue to photograph moms I realize there are several more images that are lacking from the project. So therefore, I am reopening my model...