My First Camera

Great photographs  drew me to photography not the camera. Seeing breathtakingly beautiful photographs in magazines such as National Geographic, Life, Sports Illustrated and Science inspired me to try and capture the perfect picture. I learn by doing.  I’ve never been one to read the owners manual and   I didn’t much care for the mechanics behind the workings of a camera.  I just wanted to take pictures.  Taking pictures with the Canon AE -1 was relatively easy at first.  With each picture, I’d critique my photograph and ask, “What can I do to make that picture better.”  Asking that question led me … Continue reading My First Camera