Random Observations on Art, Photography, and the Creative Process. These short 2-4 minute talks focus on the creative process in fine art photography. LensWork editor Brooks Jensen side-steps techno-talk and artspeak to offer a stimulating mix of ideas, experience, and observations from his 35 years as a fine art photographer, writer, and publisher. Topics include a wide range of subjects from finding subject matter to presenting your work and building an audience. Brooks Jensen is the publisher of LensWork, one of the world's most respected and award-winning photography publications, known for its museum-book quality printing and luxurious design. LensWork has subscribers in over 73 countries. His latest books are "The Creative Life in Photography" (2013) and "Looking at Images (2014).
July 19th, 2016
Episode 91 of 138 episodes
Camera specs and lens tests are fun, but what is their real-world relationship to the quality of the work you produce? If it isn't obvious, is it at least plausible that the most direct relationship to the quality of your work is the aesthetic decisions you make during photographing and, in particular, during post-processing?