Second Chances • Article by Andy Brown
Taking the chance to properly review and double check an image before leaving a scene can prevent moments being lost forever. Andy Brown offers this month’s tip
As any self-respecting landscape photographer will testify, capturing that decisive moment when season, weather, light and composition all come together to create something unique and wonderful can be a fraught trial and error process. When it does happen, and you step back from your tripod, experiencing that warm glow and shiver of excitement that comes from believing that you’ve nailed it, suddenly all the failed expeditions and empty results are worthwhile.
Yet... did you really nail it?
Too often, we can be so sure of ourselves and so eager to vacate the scene lest somehow we taint and misremember it that mistakes set in. It’s all too easy to...