The witch and the ogre - Faroe islands

This article is based on the ebook “The Photographic Message“, from Essential Seeing

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Creeping shadow - Namibia

Introduction

When we talk about personal photography, we refer to photography being used with the purpose of saying something that reveals the way the photographer connects, understands, and interprets the world. We are all different and unique, and certainly each of us has a very distinct way of relating to the world and its inhabitants, of processing the stimuli we receive, of thinking and feeling, and of making connections and finding conclusions. When we use photography with the intent of showing others (and ourselves) that personal way of connecting with the world, we are not just using photography to show how the world looks to us, but mostly how it feels to us.

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The Northern Lights - Frank Olsen

Hi! I am a Norwegian 54 old man and I’ve been living all my life in the northern parts of the country, above the arctic circle.

I’ve been told I am one of the best Aurora shooters but I don’t agree to that, though… But I don’t know anybody else that is committed to this kind of photography as I am.

The Northern Lights - Frank Olsen

How I Got Started

Before I got ill, and on a disability pension, I was working as a technical engineer in one of Norway’s biggest hospitals. So what used to be a dear hobby, has now become more like my daily routine…

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RAW to Envisioned with Bobbie Goodrich

Join passionate artist and oil painter Bobbie Goodrich in this Artistic Topaz webinar that highlights the organic process Bobbie uses to turn her images into fine art using Photoshop, Topaz Glow 2, and Topaz Impression 2. Bobbie demonstrates her process of exploration and creation, showing how Topaz plugins can be used to organically create unexpected styles and looks in RAW to Envisioned .

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