Finding Your Photographic Passion
One of the most common pieces of advice any professional photographer will give you is, “shoot what you love.” This may sound strange but, when you are first starting out in photography you may not know what you love. How could you NOT know what you love? If you love birds, you shoot birds; if you love people, you shoot people, right? In the photographic world things aren’t always that simple and they aren’t always what they seem to be. So, how do figure out what you love to shoot?
At this point you would expect a step-by-step guide on how to discover your passion. Instead, I’m going to tell you a story about how I found my photographic passion.
When I made my transition from film to photography I wasn’t sure what I wan…