Filed under: VideoTagged with: Documentary, Holiday, Narrative, Portraits
Quick Tip 7: Think in Series of Images
Filed under: Quick TipsTagged with: Islands, Narrative, Scotland
All too often we are searching for the ultimate shot, singular, instead of working with a series of photographs.
Building a Narrative â€“ Making Sense of Your Holiday Images
Filed under: ArticlesTagged with: Holiday, Narrative, Technique
So often, on returning from a holiday or expedition, people are heard to say, ‘ These pictures don’t do justice to the experience!â€™ Donâ€™t be in this position again!
Over the years photography has been a great way to tell a story. Its zenith occurred during the rise of the picture magazines like Life and Picture Post and of course all moving images are in reality a vast sequence of stills! A narrative suggests that the event photographed will have a beginning, a middle and an end. The time scale that this occurs within does not matter at all. The narrative can occur over a few seconds, minutes, hours or days.