On Meeting Joe McNally

It would not be an understatement to say that I taught myself how to shoot by poring over the work of Joe McNally, James Stanfield, Sam Abell, and David Alan Harvey. I was exposed to their work through my grandparents’ collection of National Geographic magazines. (This was in the late 1980s, when Joe had just […]

An In-Depth Lesson On Composing An Image

The following Blender Guru Tutorial was created with the CG artist in mind, but I think we can all agree that the points made are useful to both photographers and filmmakers alike. What I liked most about the tutorial was that it not only shows you examples of good image composition, it also shows us badly […]

Interactive Flow Chart for Beginning Photographers by AdoramaTV

I’m often approached by beginning photographers and filmmakers with questions regarding which direction they should take or how to get into the business of either industry. My advice to them is mostly the same: Focus on developing your skills, Network, but most importantly, Don’t give up. On the first of these, “developing your skills”, there […]