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Collecting, particularly on a trip, looks different to different people. For some, collecting is an end to itself. You travel in order to find objects that you tote home and add to some existing collection (or that start a new one). For others, collecting is only a means to an end. They find that the best things to collect aren’t things per se but sparks of the imagination,…
We all seem drawn to taking sunset photographs, especially on trips. But often the results disappoint. Here are 10 tips on how to take better sunset photographs.
Combined with a photo essay of flowers one may rarely notice, here are 10 reasons why paying attention matters to you more than you may realize.
Learning how to use textures in Photoshop has been one of the best ways I’ve found to add interest to some otherwise so-so images. In particular, applying textures in Photoshop to travel photos can add depth and meaning to your trip images. How? Because you’re able to add associations to the image that may convey more of how you felt when you captured the image than the photo…