...continued from What can be taught and how
So how do you become creative, how do you learn to see as a photographer?
The majority of photographers working today will describe themselves as self-taught in one way or another, even if they have been to college or university because the only way to be a photographer is to teach yourself. If you haven't taught yourself you aren't a photographer, you're a photographic technician. Every artist has to find their own way, their own voice, their own style of expression. No one can do this for you, you have to do it yourself.
So what can be done to help the self-taught become self-taught?
What follows over the next number of posts are exercises designed to improve your ability to see in pictures
Points to keep in mind
These are the dog days of recovery, the slog when nothing seems to change, no light at the end of the tunnel. Can only hope what I do now will stand me in good stead sometime in the summer. Heading for the first outpatient appointment with the surgical team to review the scans and X-rays and find out if I will walk again.