New Article on Progressive Post-Processing Terms in Landscape Photography Today

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is titled, “A Lexicon of Post-Processing Terms in Landscape Photography Today”. I shed light on some of the more progressive image developing techniques in landscape photography of the last decade. Read the...

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New Article on Taking Creative Risks

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is titled, “Outside the Box: Advice for Making Risky Creative Decisions”. In this article, I take up the issues of risk and creative growth and offer some suggestions for how to handle them with confidence. Read the...

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New Article on Effective Post-Processing

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is titled, “The Two Essential Strategies For Effective Post-Processing”. In this article, I discuss what to do with post-processing knowhow once you have it. The article is intended to be a succinct guide for choosing which direction to take when preparing a photograph for its final presentation. Read the...

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New Article on Inspiration

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is titled, “To Look or Not to Look: Can You Find Yourself Through the Work of Other Photographers?” In it I take up the topic of inspiration, ‘influence’, and personal expression. Read the...

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New Article on Lessons Learned in Art School

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is now out. In it I share some of the best advice that I have received in my life, tips from art educators that can help artists get greater personal satisfaction out of their creative efforts. Read the...

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New Article on Originality for the Creative Photographer

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia blog takes up the topic of originality. Why should the creative photographer forget about it? I give three reasons for placing the emphasis elsewhere. Read the...

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New Article: Does a Landscape Photograph Need a “Subject?”

  In my latest addition to the Photo Cascadia blog, I build upon two of my previous articles, combining my thoughts about composition and meaning to address the issue of the “subject” in photographic composition. Click the button below to read the article! Read the...

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New Article on Shooting Low to the Ground

My latest article for Visual Wilderness is now out. In it I provide three compositional tips and some technical advice for shooting with your camera close to the ground. Read the Article

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The Seven Virtues of a Landscape Photographer

My latest article for Photo Cascadia is now out. I discuss the seven qualities that most inspirational landscape photographers have in common. Click through to read it, and be sure to let me know what you think! Read the...

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New Article on How Photographs Tell Stories

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is now out. In it I discuss some various ways in which a landscape photograph can tell stories, and I explain how thinking about photographs as bearers of meaning can benefit both photographers and appreciators. Read the...

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New Article on Image Composition

My latest article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is now available and has been extremely well received, garnering much praise for its unconventional, yet simple approach to the topic of image composition. “Erin Babnik’s article on composition is one of the most helpful I have read. She gives five simple yet powerful examples that can make images better. This is not your usual ‘rule of thirds’ and ‘leading lines’.”  –Sean Bagshaw Read the...

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New Article on Creativity in Landscape Photography

My inaugural feature article for the Photo Cascadia Blog is now out! Click through to read all about the creative benefits of exploration and discovery for the landscape photographer, whether working in well known locations or deep in the wilderness.   Read the...

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