My opinions on topics related to photography.

Conference Photography: Why I'm doing it and why you need it.

You may remember this post from several months ago when I mentioned I would be serving as the official conference photographer/director of photography for a brand new program by HOBY…

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The Photography Your Business Uses May Actually Turn People Away

Does your business use photography to connect with your audience? Photography is a valuable tool for businesses and organizations of all sizes to form and grow relationships with people. This is because having high quality imagery not only, literally, shows your community and potential clients and customers what you do, but also that you care about what you’re doing. It shows that you care about how you are perceived and lets you be in control of how you are seen by your audience and other businesses in the industry. Professional images set you apart from other companies like yours that use average or below average photos taken by amateur photographers, or worse, by Instagram. If you don’t believe that companies are using photos from Instagram, take a look at Facebook.
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The Rise of 'App-Photographers' in Journalism

Opinion: Why Instagram photos cheat the viewer I both agree and disagree. While it is true that hardcore editing (i.e. editing for dramatic effect rather than technical improvements like exposure/contrast/color…

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