Because I Can – Long Exposures

As with my previous “Because I Can” blog (link here), this post is inspired by the variety of possibilities and techniques within our photography. I aim to discuss something that I find fascinating. It is not meant to be a tutorial but simply a reflection on how we make our photography as engaging and fulfilling as possible. When considering how we positively drive our own photography, it is important to have something to stretch our capacity to learn, think, create, and reflect. One technique that provides this for me is long exposures. What is it? Long exposure photography is not …

Because I Can – Double Exposure

One of the beauties of photography is that there are so many ways to do it. The numerous styles and techniques allow us to produce a variety of amazing images. Many of these techniques are at best unnecessary and at worst ridiculous. I like these ones. This “Because I Can” blog section is all about these techniques and their value to our photographic experience. Let’s be clear, I do not intend to provide a tutorial. I want to introduce the technique and discuss why such things are good for us. I have discussed how important it is to be the driver of …