#953 Photo Distractions from the Web

In our Photo Distractions feature we present distractions about photography from the web on our own photo blog!

This week’s round-up:
• Quinton Gordon of LuzStudios offered this tip-of-the-hat to Ted Grant, well-known Canadian editorial photographer, with an  announcement about a retrospective of his work.

Photo District News announces the passing of Wayne Miller, prominent documentary photographer with who shot for Life Magazine.

John Rowlands (opens to his music exhibition announcement) gets interviewed on PhotoKibitz about his 50 years of shooting Rock and Roll’s biggest superstars!

• We are ALMOST ready to launch a new web site featuring photo tips we feature on our Facebook page. We’re loading content…

Photo Tip #171 – Want better photos?
Get CLOSER to your subject!!

Photo Tip #171 - CLOSER!!

Photo Tip #171 – CLOSER!!

#937 – Exposed! Photo Newsletter – Blur the Background

Messy backgrounds bug me!!
There, I’ve said it – blunt and to the point.

I see some amazing photos through our students but there’s nothing like an eye-catching background to make a good photo plummet from excellence.

In this month’s Exposed! photo newsletter we look at the beauty of a blurred background to save your photo from crashing!

Read this month’s photo newsletter!

focus blur photo tip

Beautiful Blurred Background!