Tagged: photography

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings, 19, of Portales New Mexico attends New Mexico State University as a geology major. She’s motivated to finish her degree and pursue the possibilities in her career path. Aside from learning about rocks, Bailey enjoys playing sports and...

Alex Noriega

The document photographer I chose is Alex Noriega. He has been shooting for seven years, his main focus is landscape photography. I chose him because his pictures have a nice mood to them. Through his pictures I got the sense...

Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White

By Dion Ronquillo The reason I chose Margaret Bourke-White was the picture of Ghandi sitting near a spindle caught my attention. When I furthered my research on Margaret Bourke-White, I found that she used photography to fund her schooling, and...

William Albert Allard

By Kelsey Gentile William Albert Allard is a photographer and writer. He has done a great deal of work for National Geographic and Magnum Photos. Allard has also published five books over his career. He is considered to be one...

Richard Avedon

  By Heidi-Andra Smith As a photographer, my personal portfolio has grown a lot since I first started, I think the major part of its progress can take credit from the portraiture I’ve done, it has taught me to capture people and...

Gordon Parks

By Josh Castillo Born on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott, Kansas, Gordon Parks was a prolific self-taught photographer, writer, composer and filmmaker who became the first African-American photographer for Life and Vogue magazines.

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM?

  According to Ed Kashi, “photojournalism is a unique and powerful form of visual storytelling.”  He goes on to speak about how the medium for photojournalism has changed as well.  It has come from something that was created for print...

PHOTOJOURNALISM

        Photojournalism is the craft of employing photographic storytelling to document life and is universal and transcends cultural and language bounds. (Irby) Photojournalism is differentiated from other forms of photography because of its goal to photograph the real world...

Namaste

Yoga is a spiritual, mental and physical practice that originated in India. It is speculated that yoga was first practiced in the fifth or sixth century BCE. Despite it’s early beginnings, the practice of yoga has continued to rise in...

ZEUZ LOVES LIGHT

Zeuz is six years old now and he looks amazing in the morning light. The first photo below was back lit and gave Zeuz a natural glow around the edges of his head which brings out the texture of his...

THEIR WORLD OUR WORLD

According to Henri Cartier-Bresson “to take photographs means to recognize—simultaneously and within a fraction of a second—both the fact itself and the rigorous organization of visually perceived forms that give it meaning” (Cartier-Bresson, 33). Cartier-Bresson was considered a modernist, not...

ANSON TEXAS COUPLE

  jijoijafe faepojpfwe efwopewro0fr iiiii.popikpok[pkfew=-O=-wefool=[-efowhoicpaJSOPJK P[OJ

WELCOME TO J412/DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY

  Welcome to J412/Documentary Photography. This is a story-telling, project-oriented class. It’s main focus (!) is developing visual story-telling techniques, evolving a personal style, and gaining increased proficiency in using the physical tools (camera, lights, flash, Photoshop, WordPress web site)...