Thinking Outside The Box
Photography Blog and Articles by Kevin Landwer-Johan
Welcome to the blog of Photo Workshops Online. Here you’ll find articles to help teach and encourage you to improve your photography. I love to teach from my experience and hope you like my writing style. I believe learning photography must be a mix of both technical and creative expression and I seek to express this in my photography articles.
Some of the material here is reposted from the blog on my main website kevinlj.com.
Bad news is easy news to write because people love to read it. Many articles have been written about perceived negative aspects of what’s known as ‘Hill Tribe Tourism'. Because of my experience and relationship I take a different perspective.
Travel time is precious. Most of us don't get enough of it and we all want to make sure we have great photos of our journeys. Let me help you choose the best travel photography workshop experience so you can make the most of your time away.
Every photographer wants to take better photos. I know you want to improve your photography skills. Do you find yourself trying to work on up skilling too many techniques at once? Take a step back. Review some of your recent photos you were not satisfied with.
It's very easy to be a snap shooter, especially when you are traveling. Being out and about away from your normal walk in life, you see more things that are different and interesting. Being patient is an essential skill for all photographers.
Many people travel to Thailand with their camera and want to know they are following proper etiquette. Thai people are generally very polite. I've found if you are also polite you will most often get better photographs.
Published Photography Articles
This is a selection of articles I’ve written for various web sites. Here you will find a broad variety of photography topics covered but without so much of a personal touch as I write with for my own blog.
Enjoying taking photos with your phone, but want to take your image making to the next level? Check out this popular article to learn how you can.
Great action photos are not often created on the spur of the moment. They take careful planning and anticipation. Learn techniques which will make you more successful.
Reflectors are one accessory that can easily make a huge improvement to your outdoor portraiture. Read this article and learn how to use one.