Can you teach photography?

Can you teach photography

Can you teach photography? Are all of those students up and down the country just wasting years of their lives on degree courses studying for jobs that don’t exist? In my opinion, the answer is yes, and mostly, although not completely, as you can go into related fields such as working one of the many photo libraries. Which is fine unless you think as I do that photo libraries are responsible for the death of photographic creativity and consequently the dearth […]

Creative industry getting involved

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The creative and especially the fashion industry takes a step forward with a program of courses aimed at new people getting started in their chosen discipline. Nick Knight is the leading fashion photographer of his generation and one of the very best in the business so a great opportunity for anyone interested www.mastered.com

What is fine art photography

What is fine art photography? To put it another way, when does fine art photography become fine art photography? Who decides what is and what is not. Jonathan Jones wrote recently in the Guardian newspaper: Photography is not an art. It is a technology. We have no excuse to ignore this obvious fact in the age of digital cameras when the most beguiling high-definition images and effects are available to millions. My iPad can take panoramic views that are gorgeous to look […]

Cycling Photography

Cycling Photography Ever wondered how many cameras and lens get dropped and smashed during your average day shooting a bike race from the back of a speeding motorcycle? It’s notoriously difficult to take pictures of cycling, anyone who’s tried to photograph the Tour of Britain or the Tour de France will know the top of your equipment list will read; Press Pass Helicopter Motorcycle complete with driver Nerves of steel If you are like the rest of us, standing by the […]

Fine Art Photography

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The davidt fine art photography website is now open As the store is newly opened and as a gesture of goodwill we have decided to give no discounts, no freebies, no special offers, nothing. That’s the fine art world for you, you do get free delivery on all orders until 1st January 2016 which is something I suppose, slightly better than nothing, but even that’s against my better judgement The website offers fine art limited editions prints and framed canvases. The […]