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Moving to Hawaii to Pursue Photography and Composition

Well, as some of you may or may not know, I have finally moved back to Hawaii (March 2015). This is where my journey to learn more about composition and design started. When I was doing google searches on the Golden Section and stumbled upon Myron Barnstone’s videos. It’s great to be back, and I
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Day 365 of 365, it’s Time to Celebrate!

I made it!!! Today marks the final day of the 365 project! I would be lying if I said it wasn’t tough. Cold winters trapping me indoors, moving, reducing hours at work to continue the project, car breaking down, malicious hackers…this project has consumed a year and a half of my life, so I can
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Create Double Exposures with Film, Digital, and Photoshop

361/365 Welcome back everyone, today we are going to cover some fun techniques in order to get a double exposure. It’s possible to do it with a film camera, a digital one, and even within photoshop. There are some things you’ll need to consider in order to create something amazing. Let’s see what those are!...

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Toulouse Lautrec and His Artistic Journey

358/365 Welcome back everyone! Today we take a deep look at Toulouse Lautrec and his artistic journey. We’ll learn about how he lived as an artist, who inspired him, and see some of his best masterpieces…oh, and some photos I took at his exhibition in the MoMA. Join me and be inspired!...

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Harold Speed Quote

311/365 Today we have a great quote and some inspiration from Harold Speed (1872-1957). He was an English oil painter for the most part, who started as an architect. Though, what he’s mostly known for are his books about drawing and painting which are chock full of inspiration and great tips for beginners and experts...

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The Artistic Journey of Henri Matisse

298/365 We’ve got a closer look at Henri Matisse today. A great documentary about his life as an artist, some examples of his work, and lots of commentary. Learn more about this master painters life and let it inspire your artistic journey!...

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Edgar Degas Quote #1

235/365 How’s everyone been doing?? Is the designing coming along ok? Welcome back to another art filled article. Today we are going to take a close look at Edgar Degas and highlight a very important quote of his....

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Jean-Babtiste Carpeaux – ANALYZED SCULPTURE

229/365 Hey everyone, today we are take a look at Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux amazing sculpture of Ugolino and His Sons, 1860. It’s created after the story of when Ugolino is condemned to die of starvation. His children and grandchildren beg him to eat them so he can survive, but he yields to the temptation. Pretty cool story which you can...

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Creating Great Group Photos Like Annie – Part II

224/365 Welcome back to the second part of this group photo extravaganza! We continue from yesterday on how to arrange a large group of people for your art, and put an end to the curiosity circling the elegantly designed photos of Annie Leibovitz and her team. Today we are taking a closer look at examples, so you...

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