In Search of the Million Dollar Photograph

posted on 6th of november, 2011

We've all seen those once-in-a-lifetime photographs that make the news wire and newspapers. The most recent was of two whales breaching, a tough photograph to get in itself, but this one had a kayaker right next to them adding to the composition of these majestic creatures. It was an absolutely stunning image and the kind of photography we all dream of capturing.

Such images have inspired me and as such I have been devoting my spare time to capturing the elusive Hodag, a creature not yet photographed in the wilds of Wisconsin (For you international folks, Wisconsin is part of the United States north of Chicago). Most people would liken the Hodag to the Bigfoot or Yeti because there is no proof that one exists. Just because the animal is more legend than fact does not mean it doesn't exist; I have met...

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Posted by Velcro on January 05, 2012
speaking as a buyer..what you guys may consider boring and mundane, we may consider gold! keep taking photos of tomatoes, great landscapes, isolated objects, hammers, nails,etc it is what stock is about..images of things we can use in projects, whether in part or as a whole.
Posted by Michaelee on November 12, 2011
He does has the imagination to write great stuff.........maybe hes another Stephen King ? Actually thought he was serious with that article when I started reading it !
Posted by Plaincrazy on November 12, 2011
you should be a writer for a living. that was great.

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My greatest passion is landscape and fine art photography. However, stock does provide a challenge in itself. I enjoy coming up with new ideas and concepts and learning new techniques. In the end, each compliments the other. The things you learn from one can apply for another and you grow with the craft. I have over 30 years experience with different kinds of art and freelance endeavors and have yet to become tired or bored with finding new ways to exercise the creative side of me. Thank you for visiting my profile and I hope your time here will be a reward in itself. I am located in Wisconsin... [Read more]

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