New Year’s Resolutions: What’s on Your Compact Flash Card?
December 29, 2010  Author:   (3)

As much as I dislike the whole connotation of the term “New Year’s Resolution”- the implication being that life has gotten wildly off track for us in the year just ending – this time of year does lend itself to a certain amount of both reflection upon the past and looking forward to the future. Recently, much of the […]

Being Candid
December 22, 2010  Author:  

Being Candid I don’t do so well taking posed portraits whether it’s in a studio or not. Directing people, choosing backdrops, controlling lighting – not my strengths. But shooting candid shots, well, THAT gets my blood flowing. What could be better than capturing a spontaneous, unselfconscious look that tells a great story in and of […]

Guest Article: Mel Mann (RMSP SI/AI 2009 alum)Talks About His Experience as Artist in Residence at Homestead National Monument, Nebraska (Part 2)
December 8, 2010  Author:   (7)

Part 2:  Homestead National Monument was created by an act of Congress in 1936 “…as an appropriate monument to retain for posterity a proper memorial emblematical of the hardships and the pioneer life through which the early settlers passed in the settlement, cultivation and civilization of the Great West.”  Although part of the National Park […]

Q & A with Sue LaRose
November 30, 2010  Author:  

If you are even a little bit familiar with Rocky Mountain School of Photography, you probably already know that our educational opportunities are packaged into three programs:  Career Training, Workshops and Weekends.  Today, these three programs have lives of their own and continue to offer excellent opportunities for photographers around the world.  What you might […]

Take a Journey to Another Photographic World – Underwater Photography Part I
September 7, 2010  Author:   (4)

Life can be full of exciting journeys when we seek them out, or vice versa.  My latest journey began when I purchased an underwater housing and strobes for my digital SLR late last year.  After completing Summer Intensive and Advanced Intensive training at Rocky Mountain School of Photography during the fall of 2009, I returned […]