Have you ever wondered why some photographers are just so amazing? Photographers like Gavin Evans have captured some of the most amazing pictures even seen. But what makes them good?
Knowing your work and striving to prefect it is one aspect of any job. The old saying “do a job and do it well” is one that tends to be forgotten in todays modern, often hectic world. But what does it mean to you? As a hobby anything can be fun. When you put effort into making progress, perfecting your skills can seem arduous, it can even take the fun out of the experience. But that shouldn’t cause you to turn away.
The more challenge you take on head first the more rewarding it is when you finally overcome the challenge. And it is important to note that it doesn’t need to be hard.
Some of the best photographers are the ones that have fun. There results look easy because they enjoyed the experience.
By embracing the experience, learning from it, you can really start to learn the tools of your trade. It doesn’t matter if you only pick up the camera once in a while, on the weekend, or you rely on your cellphone. The ability to learn, to grow, and to embody the traits of exceptional photographers is one that you will find most rewarding.
Now it is time to get busy. Stop reading about what you want to do, instead take out the camera and actually take a few shots.
Don’t worry about the results. Just shoot.
Use the knowledge that you have know to set the scene but don’t worry about the aspects you can’t control or you don’t understand. The more experience you make behind the lens, the more you will be able to enjoy the sensation of taking the pictures.
A good photographer is one that understands her job. It isn’t the one that understands everything about it. You can improve your skills as you go. You can never imrpove your skils by reading about it alone.
Your job as a photographer is to capture the world around you. It doesn’t matter how the end result looks.