Dear Photographer, Tip, Love Your Client.

Photographers give this some thought today: Dear Photographer taking my family’s pictures today. All people are unique. All Families are different.  Please don’t make us pose unnaturally to our natures.  My toddler does not sit still and pulls faces when he does – you’ll need to be prepared for that. We are not just some other family … Read moreDear Photographer, Tip, Love Your Client.

The Photographer Found and Wild life Photography

Growing up in South Africa I have seen way, way, way too many wildlife pictures.  I detest them.  One lion picture looks like them all.  Dry grass and lion. Dry grass and bush pig.  Muddy buffalo stares you down.  Spots in tree equals Leopard.  I yawn before I’ve even open a wildlife calendar. Because of my attitude I’ve probably missed quite a few good shots in the past few years.

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Have you heard about the Diana World Tour? Here’s an Update

The Diana World Tour is down under and got me thinking.  Among the photographs of the DWT Customised Clones gallery I found this image I’m loving this customised clone by  Angela Mitchell and Leah Dent.  It’s like fashion for your camera. Now why can’t big beefy digitals get the same treatment?  Just think what a hit you will … Read moreHave you heard about the Diana World Tour? Here’s an Update

Pulling out the Cork on Tech Gadgets

South African Designer Ryan Frank has pulled out cork as a way to protect the precious surfaces of our expensive techno gadgets. Pads, pods, laptops, cells and readers will all be safe from scratches and eco-stylish.  View the sleeves here.

Refreshing Photography in Print

Light Leaks low fidelity photography, is a magazine for film lovers.  We admire the “fiercely independent” style and high quality print. The latest issue, “HolgaPalooza 2010”, features the winners of their Holga competition.  You can view PDF’s of the magazine before deciding to purchase. Back issues are also available if you can’t get enough of the amazing images … Read moreRefreshing Photography in Print