The Light Painters Learning Center will hold its second ensemble exhibit at the Mattituck Laurel Library beginning with an opening reception on Friday, March 1 at 5 pm. The public is cordially invited to attend for this opportunity to meet the photographers and learn more about the Light Painters.
In photography, like so many other technical pursuits, we learn about the rules as we hone our skills. But it is important to remember that the best practitioners of any profession/hobby/trade know when to break the rules to create note-worthy works. Sometimes breaking the rules just gets you into trouble, but just as often, taking the risk will make you a star. Besides, in photography, a broken rule is hardly ever riskier than a wasted frame of digital film. That’s what the delete button is for.
Popular Photography recently posted a list of 10 rules that photographers should break. Looks like good advice to me. Check it out:
Pop Photo 10 Rules to Break
Do you have a particularly noteworthy result from ignoring a photography guideline? Post is here with the photo—we would love to know about it!