Photo Tips Articles

#PhotoTips: Anticipate the Action and Use Creative Framing

The power of street photography resides in its ability to capture candid moments, truly authentic slices of daily life. One way to capture the decisive moments is to visualize them and be ready to release the shutter when they happen. Even better if you can use...

#PhotoTips: When to turn your photos into black and white?

If you find a monochromatic environment, a black and white photograph is quite possible. Also, if there's something in color that causes the focus to be lost or there is visual noise, then a black and white might be a good option. Lastly, for aesthetic reasons, as...

#PhotoTips: How to Use Natural Frames to Make Stronger Images

Whenever possible use natural frames to make your images more interesting and stronger⁠. ⁠ Today's shot was made during one of the Antigua Photo Walks I lead around town. I was sharing some of the best street photography practices and creative frames to capture...

#PhotoTips: Try to anticipate what is going to happen next.

Always carry a camera with you, even if it is your smartphone camera or a point and shoot camera. Better yet a compact camera with either a sort of normal lens, 35mm, 40mm or 50mm lens. Also, try to anticipate what is going to happen next. Visualize how the elements...