Under the Covid-19 Dome. ©Alina Oswald

On Investing in New Photo Gear…

In a COVID-vaccine (but not quite post-COVID) time Now that the coronavirus vaccines are here and people are actually getting … More

Positive and Negative Space in Photography

A look at the meaning and role of “Positive Space,” “Negative Space” and “Copy Space” in photography Those photographing for … More

Shadows in the Park. A Self-Portrait Pano.

Dark Mood in Photography

As I often find myself on the darker side of life, I also capture images that evoke a darker, more … More

Under the Covid-19 Dome. ©Alina Oswald

Under the Covid-19 Dome

The story behind the image Today I’d like to share with you the story of an image I made last … More

NYC after sunset, seen through a foreground bokeh of Christmas lights. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Creative Photography Ideas for the Holidays

Holiday Lights Bokeh as Foreground, Background or Subject ‘Tis the season yet, again, this year, and although I’m never in … More