Creativity Top 12

Creativity Top 12 How to stand out from the crowd  Introduction Standing out among the ever-increasing number of photographers is becoming more and more difficult.  Gear and software are getting better and better.  Prices for photography hardware, software are consumables are getting more and more affordable.  Technical training is readily available. Information about locations that […]

Fifteen Remarks on Fine Art Photography Composition

Fifteen Remarks on Fine Art Photography Composition by Alain Briot Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. Albert Einstein Moonset at Sunrize, Zabriskie Point, Death Valley, California Introduction What are the most important aspects of composing a Fine Art Photograph?  The answer to this question certainly varies from photographer […]

2012 Year-End Summary

2012 Year-End Summary Introduction This is a summary of my 2012 photographic activities.  This summary is organized by categories.  I have not offered a year-end summary before so this is something new to me.  I decided to do so this year because I believe it is interesting to take a look back at the most […]

Grand Canyon posters by Alain Briot

I have 2 different Grand Canyon posters available: 1- The Bright Angel Trail Grand Canyon Poster 2 – The Yavapai Point at Sunset Grand Canyon Poster. Both posters are available at this link: A special offer is available as well.   Alain Briot  

Why I Photograph Cars

Why I Photograph Cars by Alain Briot Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s the determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal –a commitment to excellence- that will enable you to attain the success you seek. Mario Andretti 1 – Introduction My primary photographic subject is landscape photography.  I came to […]

New Car Photography eBook

Latest News: New Ebook on Car Photography by Alain Briot November 27th A new eBook is available. It is titled Car Photography by Alain Briot. For a limited time this new eBook is offered at a special offer price 20% lower than the regular price. Plus, you receive the new Car Photography eFolio, featuring 85 pages […]

Composition notes #1/6

Composition Notes #1/6  1 – About Photographers A great photographer has, above everything else, a great eye.  Camera gear is important, but secondary. Great photographs are the result of acute seeing abilities.  If anything, the best gear is the one that frees the photographer from thinking about technique and lets him free to concentrate on […]

Art, equipment and professionalism

Art, equipment and Professionalism Most art collectors cannot tell an Epson 9880 from a 9900. They buy the image, not the printer. Alain Briot An important step in the personal development of a photographer into an artist is to step away from considering the equipment first and the work second. The minute the work comes […]