ASSIGNMENTS, INSPIRATION

October’s Assignment – Make It Count

October 11, 2013  Author:  

If there is such thing as “obvious” in an image, this is your month to portray it. It’s going to be a numbers game with… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

Mark S. Johnson on Scott Kelby’s Blog

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The photography industry giant and NAPP founder, Scott Kelby, knows a thing or two about inspiration. In fact, he’s made a cottage industry of inspiring… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

The Tamron 90mm Macro VC Lens: Handheld Heaven – Guest Article by Steve Russell

September 3, 2013  Author:   (1)

My Tamron 90mm 2.8 1:1 Macro Lens has been very, very good to me. I would have been content to use it as my primary… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Dragonflies – Guest Article by Steve Russell

July 18, 2013  Author:  

It’s easy to miss them – as I did for years riding my bike fast around the local lake – and easy to dismiss them… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Sketching With Your Smart Phone

May 10, 2013  Author:  

The smart phone – specifically the iPhone – has certainly caused a bit of a revolution and excitement when it comes to photography and as… READ MORE >

CAREER TRAINING, INSPIRATION

2013 Career Training Assistant Sarah Ehlen

May 8, 2013  Author:  

Next up in our ongoing series of introductions of our incoming crew of assistants for the 2013 season of Career Training is Sarah Ehlen. Sarah… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

A Matter of Perspective: Shooting Butterflies from All Angles – Guest Article by Steve Russell

April 25, 2013  Author:  

Starving for small, living creatures to shoot during the winter months, I visited the Butterfly House in the Seattle Science Center hoping to get a… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION

Ariya Martin’s One Bird project

April 22, 2013  Author:  

Nothing delights us more than when our alumni get back in touch to let us know what they are up to. It’s a pretty cool… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Arctic Snowy Owls in Washington – Guest Article by Steve Russell

March 25, 2013  Author:   (2)

I have long admired Paul Bannick’s photographs of Arctic Snowy Owls and, living in the Pacific Northwest, it never occurred to me that I would… READ MORE >

CAREER TRAINING, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

Become a Better Photographer by Putting Your Camera Down!

March 22, 2013  Author:   (1)

One of the most common dilemmas I hear about from my students is that they just don’t have the time to photograph. Sound familiar? I… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, WORKSHOPS

Botanical Dreaming Now Available As An E-book

March 15, 2013  Author:   (1)

Longtime Rocky Mountain School of Photography instructor, photographer (and all around great guy), Mark S. Johnson has recently released his internationally recognized coffee-table book, Botanical Dreaming,… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

Experimentation.

March 12, 2013  Author:   (2)

“The enemy of photography is the convention, the fixed rules of ‘how to do’. The salvation of photography comes from the experiment.” Moholy-Nagy “Our duty… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

Educator/Artist Eileen Rafferty – A B&H Interview

February 8, 2013  Author:   (1)

For those folks fortunate enough to have been enlightened and impacted by Eileen Rafferty over the years, as many RMSP Career Training, Workshops and Photo… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Mark S. Johnson – Texture Lab Collections

November 20, 2012  Author:  

If you are familiar with RMSP’s line-up of workshops, the name Mark S. Johnson is most likely very familiar to you. Based in Boulder, Colorado… READ MORE >

CAREER TRAINING, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

The Documentary Project Fund

October 17, 2012  Author:   (1)

An educator and documentary photographer herself, Lynn Hoffman-Brouse is no stranger to the challenges photographers face when tackling a project. Often times generating an idea,… READ MORE >