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woman coming from the market in Suchitoto El Salvador with a chicken in here hands

Just like as before digital technology, this question is impossible to answer. In the oldies one would base its development of black and white film on several facts. The type of film, iso speed of the film contrast of the subject captured and desired effect. To this all, one would then add the dilution of the developer and also the performance of accurate agitation and top it with the heat of... now this could be interesting ....

My women in Photography

I have to admit that I am fond of women. That is women in Photography. Not all of them but many. I have no knowledge why but I figure it is all my cousins fault. Some twenty years ago or more (I do not care to count so far back) when I was developing my real interest in Photography, she came back from visiting Felini's Italy and brought with here 5 books on... now this could be interesting ....

Woman on a desk Every one is talking about it now. How to increase your web site traffic and the necessity of optimizing your web for the search engines. It is no wonder. If you are in business you want to be found. Getting people to your site means you have been found but... now this could be interesting ....

Old woman selling clothes in the streets of Panajachel by Lago de Atitlan in Guatemala craving money for a picture taken

Many Photographers feel that they need to have a web site. Not only so, they feel obligated to put one up. This is bad because with it comes the longing to get one as cheaply as possible and preferably have it self built . A badly done website is worse than no website at all just as a badly done business card. Fact is that almost no one needs a web site, but a web site appearance can greatly... now this could be interesting ....

Advertisement for Baatchi chocolates

There are three basic types of art directors 1 The passive one 2 The aggressive one 3 The one to love Image for Batchi chocolates. This job that should have been fantastic, turned out to be the biggest hell I... now this could be interesting ....

Young smiling girl in staircase in Dangriga, Belize

When it comes to photography I like to be in control. O.k I might be considered on top of being somewhat of a rebel and have some authority issues, a control freak, but it is my artwork we are talking about and I like to be in charge of that. I do not like a slump outcome except If I decide so. It is my decision how the final image should look and how its final outcome is. I am the Artist.... now this could be interesting ....

Advertising for Baci chocolate

Every element from this image was cut out and the image reassembled to get the the desired effect. That would have ben imposible if it was a JPG image. It can be of much importance which format is used to save images. Specially if format like JPG is used. JPG format compresses the information avery time it is saved. Therefore it is vital to a photographer if JPG is used that you have an... now this could be interesting ....

About keyword tags:

Keyword tags are text metadata that describe the important contents of a photo. They help you search for, identify, and find photos. Like other metadata, keyword tags are stored either in the photo file or (in the case of proprietary camera raw files) stored in XMP sidecar files. Once applied to photos, keywords can be read by any applications that support XMP... now this could be interesting ....

Field an church in Burgundy france

When is the best time to take pictures I recently bought a book about how to become better stock photographer. Some years ago I did read all kinds of magazines and books about how to this and how to that in Photography. I felt like i might need to update my self.

Bordaux, France

Unfortunately, like many other how to books, this book did little for me photography... now this could be interesting ....

Triology photo manipulation

 

Real art has the capacity to make us nervous. Susan Sontag

 

I thought of this quote the other day in context... now this could be interesting ....

The art of selling your self not your photographs

A friend of mine was just out of school and had invested huge amount of money in equipment so he needed to go out and get some clients to pay for all of this. He had spent weeks and weeks on research based on some marketing class he took while studying photography.

On top of that he had on his desk a stack of marketing... now this could be interesting ....

DropBelieve in your self. It is easy to say but often harder to do. I have gone through the stages from hyper believe to no believe and back. I do not recommend the hyper believe as you can come across as an arrogant person. Still to be able to land some... now this could be interesting ....

If you ask some one what an artist is the most likely answer wold be :"someone that creates some thing" If we make that into a fact , where do then press photographers, photojournalists and advertising photographers stand.
What is the difference on coffee?
I have very often thought about weather photography tells the truth. I probably will keep on doing so as there is no simple... now this could be interesting ....

Björk Gudmundsdottir singer song writerSo you want to become a Paparazzi Photographer One word of advise. For get it!

 Artist: Björk Guðmundsdóttir © Kristján Logason

Ok. Ok. I will admit that I loath Paparazzi''s.... now this could be interesting ....

Its finally here even though it is not completely finished . That is my new home page. I hope you enjoy what I have to say and show. There is a lot of things to write about regarding Photography and I also have some poetry. On top of that I have some images to. I do hope you will enjoy it.

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