Is Photography Considered Art?

Is Photography Considered Art?

Often, people question the word Art in association with the word Photography. Are photographers artists? Is it really art when you capture a scene, a person, a thing? The artistic process starts with the abstraction and it often finishes with the manipulation of tones and/or pixels. In other words, the photographer questions a subject based…

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Nikon… Time to Say Goodbye

Nikon… Time to Say Goodbye

he time has come to say goodbye to Nikon. After careful consideration, I have decided that it was time to pack everything: cameras, lenses, batteries grips, flashes and attachments and put them on the market for somebody else to enjoy. I have not shot one photo with any of my Nikon equipment for some time…

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Happy Birthday America!

Happy Birthday America!

“When in Rome….” I start this blog like that because I am one of those people that can’t stand the center-of-the-world mentality of the people of the United States. America is the Entire Continent!! People here say things like: “The birth of America“, “America the beautiful“, etc. They mean to say: “The United States OF…

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Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

It has been said that to master something we need to go at it for 10,000 hours. The famous corollary in photography is that “your first 10,000 images are your worst…” These are all different ways to say: “Practice Makes Perfect“. Since the moment we begin life, we as humans, are subject to this concept.…

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