The importance of research


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The importance of research

The success or failure of your photo shoot is affected by the work you do before you leave the house. No matter if you're shooting landscapes, wildlife, or people, you've just got to know what you're getting into and prepare for all possibilities. For me, research is a joy. I love to learn about new places or animals or cultures, and I find out the answers to any questions I might have before I go shoot. For example, when are the fall colors at their peak? What will access be like at the time you want to photograph.

You certainly don't want to show up and find out you can't get there. What are the months when you're most likely to get the great light? I am from the Northwest. We have basically about three months in the summer when we have sunny days. If I want to photograph in the bright sun, then that's the best time to go-- that is the only time to go. If my intention is to create a moody shot of clouds or mist or storms, then I can go any time between November...

The importance of research
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