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"The Best Photography Advice I Ever Got" with David DuChemin

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Travel and humanitarian photographer David DuChemin explains why you shouldn't get seduced by your subject.
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David DuChemin

Job Experience:

Humanitarian photographer, author, educator, and workshop leader

Most Notable Achievement:

Surviving more than fifty countries, but almost dying in Tuscany

Your Favorite Camera:

The one I have with me. Currently my iPhone.


Don't get seduced by your subject. There is a difference between a beautiful lion and a beautiful photograph of a lion. Photographs are made from lines, light, and moments, so pay attention to those. Great light, control of lines and composition, and attention to the moment make all the difference.

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