Monthly Archives: May 2012

Shawshank Redemption

This is one of my favorite movies Shawshank Redemption,  There is a line here in the movie that most people miss.  When Andy says that he is going to get out of the prison Red tells him that it is … Continue reading

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IRA GLASS ON STORY TELLING

Below is a video of Ira Glass,  he is a veteran radio personality and host of This American Life on National Public Radio,  giving great advice to become a great story-teller. I think that Ira has an amazing insight.  I would recommend looking at … Continue reading

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A Darkness Visible: Afghanistan

Everyone talks about the war in Afghanistan  but few people take a look at whole thing at the human level. I think that  Seamus Murphy  does this extremely well in this documentary film produced by Media Storm

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UP COMING PHOTO EVENTS IN BOSTON

I wanted to share some incredible Photography events that are coming up in the Boston Area in the month of June. The first event is Flash Forward Boston.  This is being held in Fairmont Battery Wharf on JUNE 7-10, 2012.  If you are … Continue reading

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How I know that I got the shot

My wife asked me the other day, how do I do I know when I got the image that I was looking for.  I had to think about this for a little while.  Then I told her, “When I am one … Continue reading

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Follow up on my recent Portfolio Review

Here is a blog post from Heather Frederick from VoxPhotographs Gallery. Heather was one of my reviewers at my portfolio review. http://blog.voxphotographs.com/2012/05/20/commitment/ Thanks for visiting and happy shooting John-Roy Photography

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Portfolio Review

I went to the Boston University Photonics Center for a portfolio review on Saturday. It was sponsored by Griffin Museum of Photography and the Photographic Resource CenterI am looking for some honest feedback on my work.   I had 4 … Continue reading

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