Photograph of a boy walking

Confessions of a Newbie Photographer 02: Putting your work out there

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In today’s post, I want to talk some of the emotions and thoughts around putting your work out there and being “good enough”. The first issue that most new photographers face, and I certainly do, is whether or not the work that we’re producing is good enough. The best thing you can do is show your work to people to …

Luke

My furboy

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From the time I was very little, I grew up with a love for animals. That’s thanks to my dad. He taught me how to ride horses and I grew up with dogs. In 2012, we adopted Luke from the SPCA. He was absolutely terrified of everything – and I mean everything! When people would visit, he would hide. When …

Confessions of a Newbie Photographer 01: Introduction

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This is an introduction to an idea I had a couple of days ago. First, a little backstory… I’ve started following the 5-second rule created by Mel Robbins. In essence, it’s about moving forward and taking action before you talk yourself out of doing whatever it is you feel (or know) you should. You do this by counting down from …

Boost your child’s self-esteem with photography

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Children today are exposed to a barrage of external influences that often negatively impact their self-esteem and body image. They are exposed to an unending amount of advertising on television and, for those who are old enough, online. When you take them shopping, there are countless magazine covers on supermarket shelves promising new ways to lose weight, ways to improve …