What does it take to truly become a master of your craft? Rafael Rojas explores the events that lead to the necessary artistic and personal growth for a photographer
Mastering photography is a lifelong process. In fact, it never ends, it is simply terminated the moment we cease our existence. This is no different to mastering any other field, particularly when head, hands and soul need to cooperate in its practice.
If we take a look at any of the old masters of photography, we can see that all of them fit the profile of being relatively obsessive, passionate, patient and with a very strong commitment to their craft and art in terms of time and energy.
This is somewhat uncomfortable to hear, particularly nowadays when we seldom have …
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