Film Photo Manipulation, B.P (Before Photoshop)

The National Gallery of Art in D.C. is having an exhibit featuring photography manipulation before Photoshop. Photographers have been manipulating and editing their images long before we had fancy editing software. We are so used to people making these changes on computers that it’s strange to think about how they could be done without current…

Overpass and Smoke

I tried something new this week. I want to eventually use smoke bombs in a shoot so I tested out photographing smoke from a cigar. It was a lot harder than I thought to focus in on the smoke, especially on a windy day. Kudos to Ashley for her impeccable smoking skills.¬†We were on several…

Is Digital Killing Fashion Photography?

I recently came across a really interesting interview with photographer Norman Jean Roy. It was asking the question “Is digital killing fashion photography?” My personal opinion is that no, I don’t think digital is killing anything but I do think that it hinders photographers from taking their time. I know that when I photograph a…