Author profile: Alain Briot

Alain Briot creates fine art photographs, teaches workshops and offers DVD tutorials. Alain’s three books are available as printed books on Amazon.com and as eBooks on his website.

Website: http://www.beautiful-landscape.com/

Abstraction Part 5

Abstraction Part V

In the latest in his series on abstraction, Alain Briot gives some amazing examples of the technique being used in practice

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Abstraction Part IV

Abstraction Part IV

In this part of his series on abstract photographs, Alain Briot explains why we should suspend disbelief when viewing an abstract image and the effects this action could have on us, the viewer

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Abstractions Part 2

In the second part of his series on abstraction, Alain Briot discusses how to go about creating abstract photographs, starting with the selection of a…

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Abstractions By Alain Briot

Abstractions

Abstraction is an artistic technique that is very well suited to digital photography. Alain Briot explains in his first article in a series on abstraction

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Merging Images

Merging Images

Digital collages are a very common way of creating images larger than your lens can capture. Alain Briot compares the tools available for creating these images in Lightroom and Photoshop

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On Composition

On Composition

Alain Briot compares a variety of different compositions from the same location and explains the points to consider in order to create your strongest work possible

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Alternative Sunrise or Sunset Colors

Alternative Sunrise or Sunset Colors

How do you achieve the beautiful colours of a sunset shoot when your location is filled with deep shadows? Alain Briot offers a practical solution based on his extensive experience photographing the Grand Canyon

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Photographer’s Block

Every photographer suffers from creative block from time to time. Alain Briot discusses the various types of blocks and shares advice on how to remedy them

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On Black and White

Alain Briot explains how black and white allows you to create stunning landscape images when doing so with color would not be possible

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Fine Art & Processing

Landscape photographer Alain Briot says he doesn’t see anything that can be done with digital processing as being inappropriate when creating art

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The Granting Process

Are you thinking about applying for a photography grant? Alain Briot shares some valuable advice on how to fill in a successful application

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Mentors

A mentor is a guide, someone who can show photographers the path to follow to be who we want to be and do what we want to do. Alain Briot has the story

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