Photography

Solar Flare

Here’s the latest in my series of mandala images on a light box, this one with petals circling around a sunflower. The outer ring consists of “stars” from a flowering jade bush in my garden. Here are some other “targets” or “mandalas”: Studies in Petals; Petal Fractals; Floral Mandala; Petals; and A Simple Twist of […]

Solar Flare

Here’s the latest in my series of mandala images on a light box, this one with petals circling around a sunflower. The outer ring consists of “stars” from a flowering jade bush in my garden. Here are some other “targets” or “mandalas”: Studies in Petals; Petal Fractals; Floral Mandala; Petals; and A Simple Twist of […]

Finding Your Niche: A Fireside Chat at CreativeLive

Not too long ago I had the opportunity to sit down with a group of CreativeLive students attending a special week of programming in our Seattle studios. This conversation was never intended to be published, but after listening to this intimate conversa…

Garden Flowers with Dogwood

This pair of images consists of a light box composition on white, and its LAB L-channel inversion on black. My thoughts are turning to Photographing Flowers for Transparency, as I am teaching my techniques this coming weekend. Incidentally, if you can’t make the workshop this weekend, we’ve listed the 2019 Photographing Flowers for Transparency workshop. […]

Nigel Barker: Be the Artist You Want to Work With

Nigel Barker is an internationally renowned photographer, model, entrepreneur, TV star and author. You’ve seen him as a judge and photographer for 18 seasons on America’s Next Top Model, starring alongside Naomi Campbell on The Face, and as the host of…