Digital painting + composite work

Nice walk through of Phil McDarby’s work on "The Green Man Awakens" here. He doesn’t go through actual steps, but you can see the progress from one frame to the next. It’s also nice to see the idea evolve along with the actual composition, since most walk-throughs seem to be 100% visualized in advance. I…

Photography Short Courses

Interested in getting into digital shooting? Tired of trolling around the web for information on the basics? Your search is over! Check out this site, put up by Dennis Curtin: ShortCourses.com I’ve browsed through the site and found it to be a very good introduction to photography in general, with some nice insights about digital…

Rules and Photography

So, there’s been this ongoing discussion at the Amazon photography forums about what constitutes a professional photographer, and that led into a discussion about the rules of photography. Rather than point you to the discussion in which I sink to my lowest vice, arguing on the internet, I thought I’d summarize my views on rules…