Challenge

When it comes to photography, you never stop learning. Just recently I came across a trend called the 52 Week Photo Challenge, generated by Petapixel. I found this challenge fascinating. Groundbreaking. Why you may ask? Because not only is this challenge encouraging people to self teach, but it is also motivating them to share their…

Flare

Let’s talk about the most annoying aspect of iPhone cameras, shall we? Two words: Lens. Flares. What is a lens flare, you may ask? Well, a lens flare refers to when light is scattered or flared (hence the name), usually due to focusing on a bright light source. It is definitely undesirable and unwanted. A…

Passionate

When I was young I really wanted to be a ballerina. Then I wanted to be a race car driver. I also wanted to be a nurse, a cop, a firefighter and anything else you could name was probably on my list at some point. It wasn’t until high school when I really found my…

Shutterfly

Along with my love of taking pictures, I also love to share pictures. The most common way that I share pictures is through Instagram. I have had an account for about 3 years and have posted around 1,200 pictures. That’s a few more than one a day. Some people get annoyed with how frequently I post,…

Saturation

I take all of my pictures on an iPhone. It’s not by choice. I’m just a college student that is forced to put all  of my income towards paying my tuition, so purchasing a nice camera isn’t really in the budget. Luckily, iPhone cameras are improving and there are a lot of adjustments that can…