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The Best Camera is the One in Your Hand

In this post, I share a bit of my philosophy regarding camera choice. I have heard and often repeated the saying, the best camera is the one you have with you. Some also say, it is not the camera but…
April 26, 2022/by Carol Fox Henrichs

Behind the Shot: Asclepias Botanical Print

In this Behind the Shot post, I'll illustrate some of the steps…
February 15, 2022/by Carol Fox Henrichs

Why Modern Photography Requires a Commitment to Lifelong Learning

Why must photographers commit to lifelong learning? What do photographers have learn? For starters there are all the photography basics like shutter speed, ISO, and F-stops. Then there are the more advanced topics: shooting modes, focusing modes, and understanding all the lens choices. And I haven't even gotten to composition or shooting techniques.
February 3, 2022/by Carol Fox Henrichs

My Entry in the Botanical Art & Illustration Group Exhibition

I'm honored to have one of my images included in those selected…
January 12, 2022/by Carol Fox Henrichs

How to Hold Your Camera

How to hold your camera to reduce camera shake and get sharp photos.
January 12, 2022/by Carol Fox Henrichs

Eye Level With An Egret

It makes no difference if your subject is a critter or a person, eye contact in the photo helps create a more engaging photo. Getting eye level with the subjects creates a connection between them and the viewer. Sounds easy right?
August 7, 2021/by Carol Fox Henrichs

Behind the Shot: Egret at Caddo Lake

Let me tell you the story behind the shot of this Great Egret at Caddo Lake State Park in east Texas. I love reviewing photos...
March 28, 2021/by Carol Fox Henrichs

How to Avoid the Postcard Shot

Do you ever find that your travel photos look a lot like everyone else's? Let's look at ways to create unique travel photos so yours don't look like the stereotypical "postcard shot".
March 7, 2021/by Carol Henrichs

Essential Post Processing for Better Photos – Part 3

This is the third, and final, article covering what I consider to be essential post processing steps...
February 25, 2021/by Carol Fox Henrichs