The Foundations of Great Images: Creativity

  • Brian Zwit

  • Sunday, November 4, 2018
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Beacon Hall - Room 2
  • Audience: Beginner
  • Price:
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A great photograph begins with the basics — proper exposure, thoughtful composition, and creativity.  These aspects of photography need to be instinctual to capture the fleeting moments that make for great images.  This session, the third of three on the basics of photography, will cover:

How to get the right attitude for creativity…

  • Putting the basics in place for adding creativity to your images
  • Learning to fail
  • Breaking creative block
  • Practice, practice, practice

How to use basic photographic techniques to get something new…

  • Using perspective as a creative tool
  • Using equipment to add a creative touch to images
  • Getting the most from experimenting with new equipments and techniques
  • Using equivalent exposures to isolate your subject, blur your subject, and stop motion

How to maintain the creative spark…

  • Setting goals to improve your photography
  • Creating projects for yourself
  • Rebounding from failure
  • Ignoring the critics
  • Being resilient