Tag: photography

4th of July Fireworks 2019

Summer Highlights

My Summer (so far) Summer is my favorite season, but this summer season has been different, for many reasons. For now let’s look at the brighter side: photographed Brooklyn Pride, the only twilight Pride in the city Attended the launch party of What Is 21st Century Liberation broasheet, event hosted by Visual AIDS Artist, activist ...

Rainbow Over Manhattan.

Stonewall 50 – Photographing Pride

Celebrating 50 years of Pride, Stonewall 50.

NYC AIDS Memorial. Photo by Alina Oswald.

What to Photograph: The NYC AIDS Memorial

Shape and Form: Photographing the New York City AIDS Memorial I write this on June 5, 2019, the National HIV/AIDS Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day. Those living in or around NYC area might be aware of the NYC AIDS Memorial located around the corner from The Center and St. Vincent’s Hospital in the West Village. The ...

Framing in Photography

Framing in photography. Using framing devices as compositional elements in photography.

Converging Lines in Photography

Using Converging Lines in Photography In a previous post I mentioned using diagonal lines in images. Now let’s look at converging lines. Converging lines guide our eyes and help us focus on the subject. They also enhance image depth. Here are a few examples. Below there’s an image of a wedding venue. The rows of ...

In-Studio Self-Portraits with the Bokeh Master

In-studio self-portraits with Sigma 105mm f/1.4.

Diagonal Lines in Photography

Examples of using diagonal lines in photography.