I’m not an Expert.

August 01, 2014 / Social Media
Recently, a company called EyeFi hired a marketing agency to do some research and figure out who the “Most Influential Photographers on the Internet” are. The results are here, by the way. I typically ignore these lists cause they’re all very opinionated and based on numbers or popularity and many of those numbers are false and even purchased. Bu...

Crop or Crap?

July 31, 2014 / Gear
My friend Zack Arias has put together a brilliant new video explaining the long-standing debate of "Crop Sensors vs. Full Frame". Some of you might not even know what those terms mean. That's okay because Zack does an incredible and hilarious job educating everyone about it. He's a really great teacher. Check it out. ...

Art School: To Go or Not To Go?

July 30, 2014 / Philosophy
Yesterday I posted this tweet and it stirred up some interesting conversations. A couple people asked me for some extended thoughts on this topic. So here ya go. I get emails all the time from high school students asking about what they should study, what  cameras to buy, where they should go to school, etc. As I said above, I think if you're going to...

Pinterest just became more Pinteresting.

July 29, 2014 / Social Media
Pinterest just became FAR more Pinteresting. (I say that jokingly btw). They added a feature that I've always wanted. There are certain artists whose work I want to follow on Pinterest. I'm not talking about their pins or their Pinterest profile or their boards. I just want to see their work, even if they don't use Pinterest. But there has always been a problem.