Ansel’s Yosemite
February 28, 2011  Author:   (4)

“Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise, a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space.” -Ansel Adams The photographs of Ansel Adams’ have played a major role in making Yosemite arguably one of the most photographed National Parks in the U.S. His iconic black and white images […]

INSPIRATION
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 29
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Photography taken by Melanie Wright.

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RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 28
February 25, 2011  Author:  

Landscape.

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Alumni Friday: Tobias MacPhee
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Tobias MacPhee is a graduate of our 2007 Career Training program. Tobias’ love of the outdoors is evident in his photography of rock climbing, bouldering, lifestyle portraits and all around outdoor adventuring. As he states in his website bio, “the ability to capture the moment, to inspire, to motivate, is what I want out of […]

STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
From the Field: February’s Basic Photography Workshop
February 24, 2011  Author:  

This has been a snowy week in Missoula and the participants in our Basic Photography Workshop are getting a first hand look at winter in Montana. Instructor Doug Johnson and assistant Roxanne Duffy have been leading this great group of photographers outside all week to photograph. Until today, Mother Nature has been providing a nice […]

RMSP EXPERIENCE, WORKSHOPS
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 27
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This cell phone photograph was taken by Marcy James. To produce the darkroom look in this image she used an app that simulates the darkroom process. The app allows her to ‘mix’ the chemicals and then when ready, she pulls a lever and they pour over her print in a tray, and then the print […]

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10 Places to Photograph in Asheville This Weekend
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I want to go to Asheville! RMSP’s Photo Weekend will be in Asheville, North Carolina this Saturday and Sunday. After researching the area for places to photograph, I might have developed a crush on this city. If you are interested in photographing architecture, Asheville is chock-full of gorgeous, historic buildings. All you have to do […]

INSPIRATION, PHOTO WEEKEND
Documentary Photography: Nicaragua II
February 21, 2011  Author:   (2)

I was a newbie at documentary photography when I went to Nicaragua last December to shoot a project for coffee harvesters (please see last month’s blog article), so there was no way I could have anticipated what unfolded in front of my eyes the deeper we got into the project. What I didn’t know going […]

STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 25
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Cellphone photograph taken by Marcy James.

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Alumni Friday: Hailey King
February 18, 2011  Author:   (1)

One of the best parts about working for a photography school is the endless abundance of inspiration and creativity. Our students are frequently the source of this inspiration both in school and after they graduate. We have so many talented alumni that we decided that is only fitting that we use our blog as a […]

STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 24
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Both images in this diptic were taken with a cell phone by Marcy James.

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10 Places to Photograph in Tucson This Weekend
February 17, 2011  Author:   (3)

Tucson like many other cities that RMSP Weekends visits has no shortage of urban attractions to photograph. What makes Tucson different is that you not only have the option to photograph the city, its architecture and the lights at night, but you also have easy access to mountains, desert and wildlife. In fact, the majority […]

INSPIRATION, PHOTO WEEKEND
Creating Star Trail Images (Part I)
February 16, 2011  Author:   (8)

I believe that those who photograph at night provide us “day dwellers” with a totally different perspective on the world. Star trail photography is a technique that many people may never attempt but is not as difficult as it may seem. This topic will be presented in two parts. In this article, I will discuss the […]

RMSP NEWS
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 23
February 15, 2011  Author:  

Photograph taken by receptionist Melanie Wright.

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