What Lies Behind : Photographic Insights – Volume Three

Camera INFO:  Fujifilm X-T3 with 23mm f/2 Lens | f/5.6 | 1/500th | ISO 400 “I love the people I photograph. I mean, they’re my friends. I’ve never met most of them or I don’t know them at all, yet through my images I live with...

“Death is actually a matter of life”

Text: Jesper Storgaard Jensen Photos: Klaus Bo “Some years ago I was going to document life in a mosque in the Vesterbro neighborhood, in Copenhagen. A member of the neighborhood’s Pakistani community had died and the body was about to be sent to Pakistan. The deceased was...

Develop your style

In this quick guide I will share with you my thoughts on how to develop a style in photography. The first thing to note is that a style consists of a set of established rules that are loosely adhered to. It is fair to say...

Skateboarding, Photography and Life

My name is Warwick Cairns. I’m 57 years old and I live in Windsor, in England, with my wife, my two daughters and our two dogs. I work in advertising. I also write books. I’ve had three nonfiction books published in the past few years,...

Open Up Your Seeing

I must admit that the last few months have been intense. As you have probably noticed, I’ve been working on many projects and there is no question that I didn’t publish enough on this blog. That’s changing now! The first weeks of this year have been...

Preserving Memories One Click At A Time

Growing up in the suburbs of a small town in New Jersey I had two creative parents my mother (originally from Flint, Michigan) who taught me how to draw and my father (A Jersey Boy) a hard working manual laborer who sang in bands his...

Hong Kong at Night: Painting with Shadows

For 2019 I found myself in Hong Kong just three days into the new year. A small work project would take me to my favourite city for only 6 days and 6 nights. I knew I had limited time to shoot during the day, so...

Photographing Iceland: Settings, Images and More

Introduction Iceland is a country of immense beauty and in my mind one of the most diverse landscapes in the world given that it is an island. It is volcanic and glaciated and it is these singular natural forces that have largely shaped the landscape. From...

Photographic Ways

It has been an intense but important start to the new year. As someone who worked on numerous projects in 2018, my plan was to narrow the focus and put my energy just into key areas. That is exactly what happened and I am very...

An Approach To Finding My Own Look

Being relatively new to photography, I quickly learned that the best way of improving is to simply bring the camera with me and take pictures. Thousands of pictures. I`ve experimented with black & white photography, vintage lenses, HDR, long exposures, timelapses and so forth. I`ve...