DEVASTATION AFTER HARVEY, IRMA AND NOW MARIA

Survival in Houston from Harvey, credit David J. Phillip/AP Photo Puerto Rico crushed by Maria, credit New York Daily News HISTORY Linda and I have lived in Florida for seventeen years. During that time we have seen Charlie, Frances, Jeanne, Mathew, Wilma, Ivan, and...
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HOW GREAT ARTISTS FROM THE PAST CAN INFLUENCE FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHERS

Copyright (C) Richard Terpolilli - richterpolilli.com - 2017 All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form without prior written permission by the author, except in the case of brief quotations in reviews...
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FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS Part 2

INTRODUCTION In my previous blog Fine Art Photography for Beginners I discussed developing new eyes or seeing skills to communicate what you are seeing or feeling into a work of art that will arouse or stir the viewers thoughts and emotions. I will tell you up front...
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FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS

I am often asked how did you take those black and white photographs? During the last several months I have been approached about giving lessons regarding fine art photography with no specific genre in mind. Living in Florida there is endless opportunities for...
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A PICTURE STORY BY COLE THOMPSON MELTING GIANTS

Pictures do speak louder then words as Cole Thompson: Melting Giants just released this new series.  Striking images taken off the shores of Newfoundland revealing the conflicts created by dying icebergs precipitating a political fallout and deep concerns by citizens...
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FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS Part 2

INTRODUCTION In my previous blog Fine Art Photography for Beginners I discussed developing new eyes or seeing skills to communicate what you are seeing or feeling into a work of art that will arouse or stir the viewers thoughts and emotions. I will tell you up front...

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MY FAVORITE ARTICLES

Creating Vision and Visual style

INTRODUCTION There have been a few articles written in the past few weeks spear headed by Joel Tjintjelaar VISION, VISUAL STYLES AND CRITICS IN FINE-ART PHOTOGRAPHY regarding vision and visual style. Much has been written on this very subject over many decades and...

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Flavors from my kitchen

MY GRILLING RECIPE FOR STANDING RIB ROAST

Hi folks this is my opening Flavors From My Kitchen Feature under my blog which will be running monthly. This is not about photography but for photographers who like myself have a passion for preparing the joy of cooking with a fine glass of wine or cocktail and is...

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Nikkor PC-E 24mm Tilt Shift Lens

Nikkor PC-E 24mm Tilt Shift Lens

The photographer’s vision, camera, and lens with all essential equipment go hand in hand. The photographer’s vision is key and having the right tools enables one to capture what is in your mind and then develop your creation. I view my gear like an artist view his or her brushes, pigments, and canvas as essential tools to one’s craft. [READ MORE…]