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Interview with Featured Flickr Photographer Jonathan Herbert

Sara Jane Todd

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Grand View by Cambridge, UK-based photographer Jonathan Herbert.

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Interview with featured Flickr photographer Phil Kirchmeier

Sara Jane Todd

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Day 85 by Wisconsin-based photographer Phil Kirchmeier.

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How to find your creative voice

Nancy Aldrich-Ruenzel

When author, teacher, and creative photographer Chris Orwig told me the story of his Brooks' students complaining about not having a shooting subject that grabbed them, I wanted to be transported to his classroom on the spot.

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Photography isn't about the buttons and menus

Nancy Aldrich-Ruenzel

In a recent blog post, author and photographer David duChemin asked his loyal followers, “If you do not shoot vocationally but perhaps have been thinking about it, what is that number one question that keeps you up at night, or about which you just really wish you had some wisdom on?” As David’s publisher, I suggest that before you answer, you read his book, Within the Frame: The Journey of Photographic Vision. There is so much wisdom within its pages and images, it will change the way you think—and the way you work.

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Celebrating the No. 1 computer book author

Sara Jane Todd

Every January we start to wonder, ‘Was Scott Kelby the No. 1 bestselling computer book author last year again?"

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The Moment It Clicks

For the past thirty years, acclaimed photographer Joe McNally has spent most of his time shooting assignments for magazines such as Time, Life, Sports Illustrated, and National Geographic. As you might expect, he's also shot a ton of commercial and personal work. Over that time, Joe has accumulated an immense collection of stories. With The Moment It Clicks, now released and on its way to a bookstore near you, Joe passes these stories on to readers.

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Scott Kelby's 7-Point System for Adobe Photoshop CS3

Publisher Nancy Ruenzel recently spoke with bestselling author Scott Kelby about his many book projects with Peachpit, including The iPhone Book and the upcoming The iPod Book, 4th edition, and The Digital Photography Book, Volume 2. You can listen to that interview here.

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Photo Plus, photomicrographs, assembling the Nikon D3, and being a successful photographer

Among other things, I've been thinking about photography this week as some of us Peachpitters prepare to head off to the huge Photo Plus Conference and Expo in New York. That said, I thought I'd share a few links.

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