Don’t aspire to achieve great photography!

Rather aspire to create connections. Photographs with connection have more than technical and visual beauty….they have something undeniably deeper and special.

RIP Queen Elizabeth II

We’ve all scrolled through posts on Instagram and Facebook and liked pretty, aesthetically pleasing images – photographs that are beautifully composed and styled. After we turn off our laptop or stop scrolling our smartphone, how many of those images do we still remember?

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Found still life photography

Sometimes it’s nice to photograph “found” still life rather than setting up a still life scene from scratch. Mind, I don’t mind setting up still life scenes…. I enjoy the process of taking an image from “nothing” to a complete set. Choosing my props and lense(s) and manipulating the light – whether natural light or artificial lighting.

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