Hiring a creative artist

Many people view hiring a creative artist as a service like having their gutters cleaned. When they hire an artist they don’t always realize they can’t have the same expectations. Artists have a process, style, and vision unique to themselves. Which is why...

What makes a pro?

In the day and age of no entry barriers to go into business as a wedding photographer, and various levels of skill and experience, it raises the question; what makes a pro? Besides the obvious such as a signature style, experience, polish. and overall resources; The...

Photography as a career

In the recent past, I have been part of a mentorship program in which I have worked with several emerging photographers at different levels. It doesn’t take most aspiring photographers long to figure out that a considerable part of the general public love and...

Farewell to Dury’s

For the better part of two decades, in two different locations, I have walked through the doors of Dury’s camera shop countless times, getting supplied with gear I needed. I loved the experience of talking to knowledgeable staff and putting my hands on the...