In search of a photographic style

Many ‘experts’ in photography advise it essential to find a personal style to make work distinctive and ‘yours’. I followed this advice for many years and got nowhere. This post recommends that you tarry a little. It takes time for a style to emerge, perhaps a life-time. Just about everything has already been photographed in … Continue reading In search of a photographic style

On photographic style and signature

What is style? If there is such a thing, must we find one? Or should we be talking about a signature? Introduction Aspiring photographers are often exhorted to find a style - the thing that will make them distinctive. I see this in the agendas of many workshops and in the pages of several how-to … Continue reading On photographic style and signature