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Podcast that looks at photography as an art and craft rather than a collection of camera gear.

Podcast that looks at photography as an art and craft rather than a collection of camera gear.

Location:

United States

Description:

Podcast that looks at photography as an art and craft rather than a collection of camera gear.

Language:

English

Contact:

2066598001


Episodes

The power of two & working with diptychs

8/8/2022
In this week's podcast, we talk about how editing and selecting images for diptychs or triptychs can make for more interesting work and boost your creativity in approaching your work. The post The power of two & working with diptychs appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:12:38

How much does that photograph cost?

8/1/2022
In this week's podcast, I share some thoughts on pricing your work and selling your work as art for the wall. Rather than focusing on what to price, I'll share with you some of the key things to consider when pricing your work and taking those first step The post How much does that photograph cost? appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:14:42

Has digital really changed photography that much?

7/25/2022
Normally when I get asked about film and digital, I talk about the darkroom days being less and less easy to find, changes in media, or how the industry has shifted. I might tell a story about how I used to work versus how I work today. This time I had a very quick response that could have been seen as tongue in cheek, but in the end, it seemed to be an answer that really resonated in the conversation. After all, a story is a story, and light is light. This week's podcast talks about my...

Duration:00:13:07

What defines a great print in photography?

7/18/2022
For many photographers who are starting their printing journey, much of the joy comes from the printer making prints that sort of looking like the screen. But as your skills evolve, there comes the point where making a good print turns into a significant print. There are some criteria we can use to evaluate one print from another. We look at some criteria when judging the quality of a print or reproduction. Anyone who has ever examined their work in print and then in a magazine or book knows...

Duration:00:13:06

Photography and the expression of idea

7/11/2022
One of the purposes of language is used to express ideas and share observations. The visual language of photography is no different. It is about expressing the ideas and feelings behind the camera. For many photographers, this can prove to be a significant challenge. In this week's podcast, we talk about the importance of language to express ideas and how our own constructs of what makes a photograph "good" can get in the way of making an effective image. The post Photography and the...

Duration:00:12:24

Improv and the value of yes, and

7/4/2022
In this week's podcast, the lessons of improv and focusing on using the yes AND can make a huge difference in your mental approach to taking new and more exciting images. The post Improv and the value of yes, and appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:11:24

Comfort food verse new food as an approach to your photography

6/27/2022
In this week's podcast, I talk about how always ordering your comfort food when taking a picture can result in you taking uninspired and boring images over and over again. The post Comfort food verse new food as an approach to your photography appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:10:43

Value of forgetting things

6/20/2022
In this week's podcast, we take a look at how forgetting can shape our approach to making more meaningful work. The post Value of forgetting things appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:09:14

The lure of instant gratification

6/13/2022
Carrie Fisher has a great quote, "Instant gratification takes too long." In this week's podcast, we dive into the impacts of instant gratification on the making of meaningful photographs. The post The lure of instant gratification appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:11:25

Research to make more meaningful images

6/6/2022
In the podcast this week, we focus on the importance of research in making more meaningful images. The post Research to make more meaningful images appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:12:25

Listener questions on how to improve quickly and when the subject is the light

5/30/2022
In the podcast this week we focus on two questions from listeners. The post Listener questions on how to improve quickly and when the subject is the light appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:11:40

Can we tell if you are upset?

5/23/2022
In this podcast, I discuss the importance of making sure your conflicts, passions, and things you stand for appear in your work. The post Can we tell if you are upset? appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:12:02

Conversation starters

5/16/2022
This week's podcast is focused on the importance of conversations in our photography, and how those conversations can change the way we see and experience behind the lens. The post Conversation starters appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:13:07

You can’t please everyone

5/9/2022
This week's podcast takes a look at these two quotes and how they impact our approach to our photography and our creative living. The post You can’t please everyone appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:10:59

The making of a one hit wonder

5/2/2022
I was rocking out to the car radio the other day. A few songs came on back-to-back. They were huge songs when I was in college. They were one-hit wonders. Does a one-hit wonder in photography mean something and if so what? That is the dive into the pool we take this week on the perceptive photographer podcast. The post The making of a one hit wonder appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:13:41

What is photography about?

4/25/2022
This week's podcast dives into the topic of what photography is about. By looking at some of the key elements that make up a photography or concepts in a photograph, I argue that photography is actually about the life lived by the photographer and not a moment of light, gesture or gear. The post What is photography about? appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:12:30

Dealing with choices

4/18/2022
Episode 371 This week’s podcast talks about the conditions that arise when we are left with too many choices and the impacts on our work If you want to participate in the Photoshop Virtual Summit 4, you can register for your free pass using the link below. Gear used in the podcast One of the […] The post Dealing with choices appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:12:17

Instant successes decades in the making

4/11/2022
This week’s podcast talks about how sometimes an instant success to someone can seem like a long slow journey to the person making it. It is better to be a instant hit or travel the longer journey? The post Instant successes decades in the making appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:11:37

Lessons from bird watching to improve your photography

4/4/2022
This week’s podcast talks about some photographic lessons learned from listening to bird watchers The post Lessons from bird watching to improve your photography appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:13:50

Pick one thing to focus on in your work

3/28/2022
In the podcast this week, the focus is, well, focus. I talk about how we approach our work and what it can do to our process when we get a handle on both camera focus and other forms of focus. The post Pick one thing to focus on in your work appeared first on Daniel j Gregory Photography.

Duration:00:10:50