Tip of the Day: See a Lot of Photographs

 

The easiest way to learn how to shoot is to look at photographs. Study the works of the masters and keep looking up more contemporary work on the internet. The point is to absorb different ways of seeing—not so that you can imitate them, but for being able to appreciate a variety of styles and perspectives.

Ansel Adam's seminal work

Ansel Adams’ seminal work

This story was originally published in August 2011.

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