Inspiration

See top 3 winners of the Click photo contest: Togetherness theme

Bree Friesen "Refuge" Gear and settings: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens; f/2.8, 1/2000, ISO 400 For the March/April 2019 Click Magazine photo contest, we asked for your best [...]

By |2019-04-16T12:53:41-04:00April 18th, 2019|Inspiration, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why you should be using flash outdoors: 5 Incredibly simple ways to create huge impact

Like most photographers, I'm obsessed with the light around me — be it the sun, the moon or the stars. But, I want to talk about why I'm also in love with the humble little flash in my camera bag. [...]

By |2019-04-04T10:53:12-04:00April 4th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|35 Comments

A visual diary of one couple’s journey through breast cancer diagnosis and treatment

It was December. Looking out the window of her doctor’s office after a biopsy, Anna Rathkopf saw the first snow of the year falling. The following day at work she got the phone call: Yes, you have breast cancer. It [...]

By |2019-03-13T14:12:17-04:00March 14th, 2019|Inspiration|0 Comments

Celebrate the miracle of pregnancy through unique maternity photography

Words and photos by Sophia Barrett My start in photography sounds like many I’ve heard about over the years. I graduated with an interior design degree from the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, in Boston, [...]

By |2019-03-11T09:24:36-04:00March 11th, 2019|Inspiration|1 Comment

6 Important elements in minimalist photography, and why they work

I love storytelling images filled with emotive details, yet I’m equally fond of images that, with barely anything in the frame at all, make a soul-stinging impact on the viewer. Such is the evocative power of the art of minimalism. [...]

By |2019-03-08T09:13:57-04:00March 8th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|1 Comment

Pro inspo tips: 14 Ways colorful doors will make your photos pop

Feature photo by Shilpa Harolikar Colorful doors are a photographer's best friend. They can add a pop of color on a drab day, frame your subject beautifully or be used as a storytelling element to draw the viewer in. They can [...]

By |2019-02-14T14:27:58-04:00February 14th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|1 Comment

3 Ingredients for soul-stirring, emotive black-and-white photography

I adore black and white photography. This quote by Walt Whitman sums it up perfectly for me: “What I like about black and white photographs is that they’re more like reading the book than seeing the movie.” Black and white [...]

By |2019-02-06T16:05:07-04:00February 7th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|14 Comments

See the winners! Click Magazine’s “Water” Photo Contest results

Anna Aromin “The Fallen Leaf” @allnaturebyanna In each issue, Click Magazine publishes a call for entries to our bimonthly photo contest and the top three winners are published in the magazine. This month's theme was [...]

By |2019-02-27T12:30:04-04:00January 24th, 2019|Inspiration|2 Comments

8 Seriously creative ways to infuse your everyday images with humor

I am primarily a documentary photographer with a passion for capturing daily life with my husband, two crazy boys, and starved-for-attention dogs. I have always had a passion for shooting the mundane in new and interesting ways. The heart of [...]

By |2019-01-15T11:56:07-04:00January 17th, 2019|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|1 Comment

Click’s top 10 photography stories of 2018: from the blog

Feature photo by Tenley Clark It's that time of year when we start looking forward to new ideas and projects for the new year. But before we move swiftly into 2019, we think it's important to reflect on 2018. This [...]

By |2018-12-07T11:05:58-04:00December 17th, 2018|Inspiration|0 Comments

5 Ways to add a touch of magic to your indoor holiday photos

The holiday season is such a special time of year. Thousands of glimmering bulbs light up the streets, there's cheerful music everywhere, kids are excited about presents from Santa and parents are filled with joy (assuming Christmas shopping is done [...]

By |2018-12-03T19:28:00-04:00December 13th, 2018|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|4 Comments

3 Questions to ask yourself to be a happier and more fulfilled photographer this year

Feature photo by Zaida Lucia Ortega As we work through the bustle of the year’s end, we subconsciously begin processing what’s next. Before one season is complete, the next one starts forcing its way into our thoughts, and new ideas [...]

By |2018-12-03T09:38:47-04:00December 10th, 2018|Inspiration|0 Comments

From above: Everything you need to know about drone photography

There’s something so breathtaking about seeing our planet from a bird’s eye view. And no one gives us a better glimpse of that brilliant view than California-based aerial and landscape photographer Ryan Longnecker. We were lucky enough to chat with [...]

By |2018-11-29T09:39:28-04:00November 29th, 2018|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

Why it works: What makes a great photo

As visual artists, we can be captivated by works of other photographers. We know when an image resonates with us personally. We can probably talk about the feelings an image evokes and the personal experiences it calls to mind. But [...]

By |2018-11-12T14:59:09-04:00November 26th, 2018|Inspiration, Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

6 Heartfelt ways to give back through your photography

Feature photo by Brittany Blake Photography is a powerful art. Through it, we tell stories, keep records, express ourselves and share our souls with the world. Photography can help us capture the indescribable, everyday moments we're grateful for. It can [...]

By |2018-11-20T17:33:40-04:00November 20th, 2018|Inspiration|9 Comments