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Take Your Photography to the Next Level by George Barr

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4 Assessing Images

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Welding EquipmentThe subject matter isn’t exactly exciting, but I like the shadows and the shapes.

Initial Disappointment

It is not uncommon to come home from a shoot, download your images (or hit the darkroom), and then find yourself very disappointed with your results. If this happens often enough, you may start to question your skills and whether it is even worth persisting. This can lead to periods of weeks, months, or even years without photographing.

Disappointment can come from a number of sources, some of which are listed below:

  1. You may have missed that one great image you had hoped for.
  2. The image may require a lot ...

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