“Finding The One” is a photo book that highlights the art and process of photography instead of focusing on the final result.
Persuasion techniques are used frequently in the movie “American Hustle,” the ones they leverage the most are Reactance and The Liking Rule.
Social Learning Theory demonstrates how children learn their behaviors, nowadays they are mostly being socialized through television
Interactive art crowdsourced through networked digital media is blurring the lines between what it means to be an artist and a participant.
Lucas Foglia in-depth talk about his long-term photography projects and books “A Natural Order” and “Frontcountry.”
The persuasion techniques President Obama effectively used in his speech about his Syria policy changed the minds of millions of Americans.
Telematic art is transcending and challenging the entire history of humanity’s understanding of art, communication, and connection.
I submitted this photographic essay to UT Dallas’ yearly student research journal called The Exley. After an extensive review process, my photos were selected to be in the Spring 2015 issue! The Published Essay: For 4 1/2 years in my early 20s, I lived in Mexico. My time there gave me a profound appreciation for […]
Sans Soleil by Chris Maker is an insightful and revelatory essay film, the subway scene, in particular, resonated with me.
Autoethnography is an autobiographical narrative told within a specific cultural context giving insight into the author and their culture.
Unwanted compulsive behaviors are forming from intrusive technology, I see it happening to me in my life and now I’m trying to avoid them.
Sam Abell presentation “The Photographic Life,” was a fantastic talk about his life and work that I learned so much from.
Yesterday I sat down with two professional photographers, Jeff Langhammer and Ryan Li, to discuss their ideas and philosophies about taking impactful images. I had recorded audio for this interview but unfortunately lost while moving this content to my new blog location. I left it this up just to remember this time in my life. I worked for […]
They’re millions upon millions of photos taken and shared every day. Knowing what kind of photos to take to help get your work more notice and remembered is very important when wanting to learn earn income as a photographer.
Online photography communities can be instrumental in helping people who are interested, grow as a photographer and an artist.
Online communities such as Flickr can be a great place for encouraging and fostering personal and career growth for photographers.
This week I sat down with the amazing international wedding photographer, Hiram Trillo, and asked him a several questions about impactful photography. He is very well known in the wedding photography world as photographer who takes photos that are emotionally impactful and moving. A photo he took of a bride and groom in Spain won […]
Tableau photography is a genre of art photography that refers to literature, cinéma, and historical events to construct familiar narratives.
Entertainment, when consumed a lot, causes us to live our brief lives passively and give up the adventures we could have had.
These Pulitzer-Winning photos depict the trauma and suffering caused by the Syrian war, which helps raise public awareness of the situation.