Book Review: Within The Frame

This book is about the genre of travel photography but it is also an account of David duChemin’s personal journey as a photographer; it contains images captured in the last four years. David Hay reviewed this book; here are his thoughts

There are many How-to books about photography and also many Portfolio books, but this is something different. It is a Why-to take pictures book. It is about finding and expressing your own photographic vision. This is best expressed by a quote from the book: “We become addicted to the how of photography, and when that happens, the why and what suffer. The result is a glut of photographs that are technically perfect but lacking in emotion, depth, symbolism, and passion"...

Read this article, and many more, in High Definition, inside Issue 32 of Landscape Photography Magazine.

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David Hay

I took up photography at the age of eleven and have been passionate about it ever since. As a retired biologist I still marvel at the beauty of the natural world and try and capture the colours and forms of natural things around me.

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